Family of four die in Hangberg fire

Survivors Lionel Abrahams, Neil Faulmann and Rodney Abrahams at the site of a shack fire that killed a family of four in Hangberg, Hout Bay, last Sunday.  Photo by Kimon de Greef.

Meter taxi driver Raymond Martin, 49, his wife Sophia de Wee, 48, and their sons Monray and Ramone, aged 10 and 12, died in the blaze.

Neighbours suspect that the fire was unintentionally started by de Wee’s brother, a mentally disabled man who used to sleep beneath the house.