As a result of an arson attack at the central station of Cape Town, the capital city of South Africa, the wagons of the 2 train caught fire. All the flights on the line were canceled due to the burning of railway wagons.
In the arson fire, the 18 passenger car became completely unusable. Cape Town fire spokesman Jermaine Carelse said in a statement about the incident, local time at night at 02.20'de received a fire notice, the flames were extinguished at 04.53'de and said that the incident was not injured.
While there were no injuries, a detailed investigation into the incident was launched.