September 12, 2005
80 injured in UAE warehouse fire
Over 80 people were injured in a big fire in warehouses
in a industrial zone in Sharjah of the United Arab Emirates
(UAE), the official WAM news agency reported.
The fire broke out in the warehouses containing chemical
products and a wood depot, said WAM, adding the people were
injuredwhen they were in nearby lodgings.
In addition to UAE troops, local civil defense units and
police rushed to the spot and put out the blaze.