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Large fire at market in Ajman causes significant disruption August 5

Category: Transportation

Severity: 2 (Low)

Source: Drum Cussac

08/06/2020 (United Arab Emirates) - A large fire broke out at a market in the city of Ajman on Wednesday evening, August 5, causing significant disruption in the area. No injuries or fatalities were reported as the incident occurred when the market was closed due to restrictions imposed amid coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pandemic. The flames were controlled by the emergency services and an investigation has been launched to examine the cause of the fire.
Localized disruptions are likely in the affected area in the near term amid the ongoing investigations.

Those in Ajman are advised to avoid the vicinity of the incident, monitor developments, and adhere to all instructions issued by local authorities.

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