Fire breaks out in Galilee factory, residents evacuated

August 12, 2011 11:17

Police worked to evacuate the Yesud Hama'ala town in the Upper Galilee on Friday after a fire broke out in the "Yesud Kor" factory. Police feared the fire would spread to a large ammonia container on the premises. The residents were sent to the Sonol gas station at the Yesud Hama'ala junction.

Four fire departments worked to put out the fire and a hazardous materials handling team had been called in.

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