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  7/10/2011, Tammuz 8, 5771

Fire Breaks Out in Tel Aviv Courthouse


At least one person was injured Sunday morning when a fire broke out in the archives of the main courthouse in Tel Aviv. The fire broke out in the basement of the courthouse on Weizmann Street, where thousands of paper records of old cases are stored. One person was injured from some inhalation, and was being treated at a local hospital.

The building has been cleared and four firefighting crews were trying to put out the blaze. Investigators have not yet determined the reason for the blaze.