WATCH: Braamfontein building catches fire

People were evacuated out of a building in Braamfontein after a massive fire broke out


A fire broke at one of the buildings inside the Braampark offices in central Johannesburg.

Johannesburg Emergency Management Services spokesperson, Synock Matobako, said fire and rescue personnel were currently on the way to the scene.

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It was not immediately clear whether anyone was still trapped inside and what the cause of the fire was. He said they were alerted to the fire around 1.45pm.

According to eNCA, the offices house the SA Blood Bank, Nedbank, Old Mutual and the SA Human Rights Commission.

More to follow.

– News24 Wire