News Briefs

  Tevet 1, 5772 , 27/12/11

Fire at Haifa Check Post

A fire broke out at a wood factory on 16 Mordechai Maclef in the Haifa Check Post industrial zone. 6 firefighter teams are extinguishing the blaze, and one person was rescued.

(The Haifa Check Post area is so named for the intersection where the British would check vehicles for members of the Jewish underground before the founding of the State of Israel, ed.)

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