News Briefs

  6/8/2012, Sivan 18, 5772

Fire in Bayit Vegan Neighborhood of Jerusalem

A fire broke out, Friday morning, in a wadi connecting Torah Ve'avodah Street and Zangwil Street in the Bayit Vegan neighborhood of Jerusalem. Four firefighting companies were sent to battle the blaze.

There was concern that the fire would spread to houses and the Boyer boarding school. A resident said that fire was a recurring problem in the area and the blazes were intentionally set.