Archive: 9/15/2011
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  9/15/2011, Elul 16, 5771

Fire Out of Control in Petach Tikva Industrial Area


A giant fire was reported burning out of control, Thursday afternoon, in the garbage-sorting facility of the Segula industrial area in Petach Tikva. The cause of the blaze was not clear. It spread quickly to a nearby storage facility.

Firefighters sent to the scene had to prevent the blaze from reaching a warehouse where hazardous materials are stored.