Published On : Fri, Jun 9th, 2017

Yet another fire: Automobile spare parts shop and garage gutted on Kamptee Road

Fire Breaks Out

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In a series of fire incidents reported in the city in the past three days, yet another fire broke out in an automobile spare parts shop and garage on Kamptee Road on Friday morning. Tw firte tenders brought the flames under control. The estimated loss due to the fire has so far not been verified.

According to Fire Brigade and police sources, the fire broke out in the automobile spare parts and garage situated behind Universal Industrial Sales and Service on Kamptee Road. Around 9.30 in the morning, nearby people noticed smoke coming out from the automobile shop and garage and informed Fire Brigade. The Fire Brigade despatched two fire tenders to the spot anjd brought the fire under control after one hour of efforts. It is learnt that the automobile shop and garage are run by 2-3 friends jointly.

Fire Brigade was busy in pinpointing the exact reason of fire and the loss it caused. Prima facie it seems short circuit could have sparked the fire. Investigations are on.