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Fire damages timber factory in Binh Duong Province

Update: October, 11/2013 - 14:00
A warehouse storing large quantities of wood and machinery has burnt down after a fire ravaged a foreign-invested company in southern Binh Duong Province last night.— Photo tienphong

BINH DUONG (VNS)– A warehouse storing large quantities of wood and machinery has burnt down after a fire ravaged a foreign-invested company in southern Binh Duong Province last night.

According to the management board of Dong An 1 Industrial Zone, the fire broke out at around 11.45pm following an explosion at the Jining Tzuan Company warehouse.

The fire quickly engulfed the 700 square metre facility, causing widespread damage. There were no human casualties, however the cost of the damage is said to be significant.

More than ten fire trucks and fire-fighters were on the scene to quell the fire fed by flammable materials inside the facility. The blaze was put out in the early hours of this morning.

Fire-fighters were still at the scene by 9am checking for remaining hotspots.

Police are investigating the cause of the fire. —VNS

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