Watch: Fire rages in parts of Cascade, St Ann’s

Members of the Forestry Divison and the Trinidad and Tobago Fire Service were called to try to stop a bushfire which ravaged parts of St Ann’s and Cascade over the weekend. 

Video footage showed that the fire, which began on Friday evening, raged perilously close to houses in the Cascade area on Mount Hololo.

Fire officials responded to calls about the fire around 7:00 pm on Friday, however, the fire continued to spread on Saturday.


(Video: Kishan Ramcharan/Nicola Pollard)

Some residents said their houses were covered in ash and debris as a result of the fire, which was brought under control by late Saturday. 

The origin of the fire has not yet been determined.

(Photo: Sean Innis/Facebook)

Photos showed the close proximity of the fire to neighbouring houses. Some residents…

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