Cape Town fire closes Chapman’s Peak Drive

Chapman’s Peak Drive.

Chapman’s Peak Drive. Image by Graeme Churchard / CC BY 2.0

A devastating fire in and around Cape Town’s Muizenberg area has led to road closures, including the iconic Chapman’s Peak Drive. The fire started Sunday afternoon and has already destroyed four homes. The nearby Hout Bay Community Policing Forum has urged residents to hose down their roofs as a precaution. Read more: