Petrol station shop catches fire

Image courtesy Dylan McMullin/

Image courtesy Dylan McMullin/

A shop at a petrol station in Sandton, Johannesburg, caught fire late Friday evening, the city’s emergency management services said.

“We are attending to it now… the petrol did not catch alight,” said spokesman Robert Mulaudzi.

“At the moment no injuries have been reported. The fire took place in the shop. The road is still open.”

The petrol station was on the corner of Katherine Street and Grayston Drive, close to the Sandton fire station.

Emergency services were notified around 10pm.


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