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WATCH: Fire breaks out at KWV production plant in Paarl

Cape Town - In the early hours of Tuesday morning between 06:30 and 07:00 a fire broke out in the KWV production facility in Paarl.
Authorities and support services acted swiftly and the fire was brought under control, said KWV CEO, Boyce Lloyd.
One third-party service provider employee was admitted to hospital for smoke inhalation, whilst another was treated and released. Four KWV employees were treated on site for smoke inhalation, he said.
The damage is currently being assessed and KWV will provide an update when more information is known. Logistical and related distribution operations should suffer minimal disruption.
Lloyd added that KWV was thankful for the quick and efficient response by various emergency and supplier services.
Large fire reported at KWV in Paarl #KWV #Fire pic.twitter.com/c9v0EYsvHK — Arrive Alive (@_ArriveAlive) November 20, 2018
ER24 Ambulances and Fire and Rescue vehicles are on the premises of KWV in Paarl after a fire broke out at the Emporium bottling plant on Tuesday morning. Picture: Henk Kruger/African News Agency (ANA) ER24 Ambulances and Fire and Rescue vehicles are on the premises of KWV in Paarl after a fire broke out at the Emporium bottling plant on Tuesday morning. Picture: Henk Kruger/African News Agency (ANA) ER24 Ambulances and Fire and Rescue vehicles are on the premises of KWV in Paarl after a fire broke out at the Emporium bottling plant on Tuesday morning. Picture: Henk Kruger/African News Agency (ANA)
ER24 Ambulances and Fire and Rescue vehicles are on the premises of KWV in Paarl after a fire broke out at the Emporium bottling plant on Tuesday morning. Picture: Henk Kruger/African News Agency (ANA) @TheCapeArgus
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