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Two children die after house caught fire at Komga, East London

By Yolanda Palezweni - Mar 14, 2017
Two children die after house caught fire at Komga, East London

East London police have opened an inquest docket following the death of two children, aged two and nine years old, at Sivile Location, Komga, just outside East London, in the early hours of Monday morning.

According to the Komga police, it is alleged that their house caught fire and they died as a result of smoke inhalation.

“The cause of fire is unknown at this stage, but police are investigating,” said police spokesperson, Captain Mlulekki Mbi.