[ROCKLANDS] Elderly man killed in a house fire
A 75-year-old man sustained fatal injuries in a house fire in Rocklands, Bloemfontein this afternoon.
ER24 paramedics arrived at the scene shortly before 17H00 after being called by the police. They found the fire brigade already in attendance and the fire extinguished. Upon further assessment, paramedics found the man inside the house. Unfortunately, the man showed no signs of life and was declared dead at the scene by paramedics.
The exact circumstances surrounding the incident were not known to our paramedics but local authorities were on the scene.