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Fire destroys six warehouses in Sharjah

Electrical items reportedly caught on fire in industrial area in UAE

Fire destroys six warehouses in Sharjah
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Six warehouses were destroyed in a fire that broke out in an industrial area in Sharjah on Wednesday evening, according to reports.

The fire erupted a warehouse in Industrial Area 2 in Sharjah at 7pm and spread to other buildings in the vicinity.

It quickly destroyed electrical items lying around, including wires and spare parts, Khaleej Times reported.

The police cordoned off the area and firefighters worked until the early hours of Thursday morning to put out the flames.

There were no casualties, it was claimed. An investigation is expected to be launched.

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