Fire in a factory in India - level 3, A12

Fire in a factory in India - level 3, A12

06-08-2012 14:00

A fire has broken out at a Hitachi air conditioner plant in India’s western Gujarat state.

Well, no casualties were reported, flames completely destroyed the property which was worth millions of dollars.

At least 20 fire trucks were called in to battle the blaze at a Japanese firm.

Material inside the plant is blowing air to the fire. We’re removing metal sheets so that we can douse the flames.

The cause of the fire has not yet been determined.


Interesting words: plant (factory), casualties (people killed or injured in an accident), property (building), blaze (big dangerous fire), douse (stop a fire with water).

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