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Sharjah warehouse destroyed by fire

SHARJAH // A fire destroyed a warehouse storing cooling equipment in Sharjah's industrial area on Wednesday.

Lt Col Sami Al Naqabi, Director of Sharjah Civil Defence, said the fire broke out at 2pm in industrial area 5.

Crews from Sharjah headquarters, Samnan, Al Mina and Muwailh brought the flames under control in about an hour.

"Fire fighters made the necessary measures to prevent the blaze from reaching adjacent warehouses," said Lt Col Al Naqabi.

There were no reports of casualties.

The site was handed over to forensic teams to determine the cause of the fire.