Fires rage in the north; no one injured

May 30, 2006 16:42


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A fire broke out in the industrial zone in Kiryat Shmona on Tuesday afternoon. Two teams of firefighters arrived on the scene to extinguish the blaze and prevent it from spreading to nearby factories. No one was injured in the fire. Another blaze was raging in the Golan Heights near the Bnot Ya'akov Bridge. Firefighters, along with Nature and Parks Authority workers, were working to put out the flames. An additional fire broke out in the industrial area in Rishon Lezion. Seven teams of firefighters arrived on the scene to extinguish the flames. The fire began in a nearby field. Yet another blaze was reported near an elementary school in Safed. Nobody was present in the educational complex.

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