Fire broke out in San Po Kong.
At 5:17 a.m. today (28th), smoke and fire erupted in the stairwell 9 of Yongxian Factory Building, No. 31-33, Wufang Street. Black smoke spewed out the window and rolled into the air.
Firefighters rushed to the rescue after receiving the report, but there was no report of injuries for the time being, and three people were evacuated.
At 8:53 in the morning, the fire alarm was upgraded to No. 3, and firefighters were using two jets and two smoking cap teams to fight the fire.
At 8:07 in the morning, the fire department issued a special fire alarm notice, stating that firefighters were still fighting the fire.
If the public is affected by the smoke and odor drifting with the wind, please close the doors and windows and keep calm.
What was seen at the scene, the industrial building continued to emit billowing smoke, and the firefighters were on the scene to use the ladder to spray water for rescue.
The 14-storey Yongxian Factory Building was completed in 1969 and is 53 years old.
The external wall of the industrial building is being refurbished, with scaffolding and nylon mesh installed.
Checking the information, there was also a third-level fire in Yongji Industrial Building, No. 27-29, Wufang Street, on the night of June 5, 2018.
A fire broke out in a unit on the 9th floor, and it took nearly 8 hours for the fire to be extinguished. Fortunately, no one was injured, and one firefighter was overheated and unwell.
A fire broke out in the stairwell of the industrial building, and the firefighters rushed to the scene to fight the fire.
(Photo by Huang Jiangqi)
[Three-level fire alarm. There is a film] San Po Kong Industrial Building is full of smoke, and firefighters are suspected of overheating and feeling unwell