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  2/5/2011, Adar 1, 5771

None Hurt in Massive IKEA Fire in Netanya

IKEA, the furniture store in Netanya was destroyed in a massive fire on Saturday. The store was closed for Shabbat and no one was hurt. 40 fire trucks and 70 firefighters arrived at the scene to extinguish the blaze which caused the roof to collapse. IKEA spokespeople said that repairs could take months. Israel also has another IKEA store in Rishon Lezion.