Fire-fighters battle blaze at a Johannesburg hospital

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Fire-fighters from the City of Johannesburg are battling a fire that reignited at the Charlotte Maxeke Hospital in Johannesburg.

An earlier fire broke out at the Special Dispensary Stores section of the hospital on Friday and was eventually contained.

Gauteng Department of Health said that several patients had been evacuated as a precautionary measure and were moved to other hospitals.

Spokesperson for Gauteng Department of Health, Kwara Kekana said: “No casualties were reported and the cause of both fires still being investigated.”