Building engulfed by Downtown Amman fire is owned by GAM

Jordan

Published: 2020-02-06 11:23

Last Updated: 2020-02-06 12:28


Building engulfed by Downtown Amman fire is owned by GAM
Building engulfed by Downtown Amman fire is owned by GAM

The building that the Downtown Amman major fire engulfed on the dawn of Thursday, February 6, is owned by the Greater Amman Municipality (GAM), a worker at the building said.

He explained that the building has shops for second-hand furniture and an office owned for GAM with 10 employees.

The fire has engulfed a number of warehouses in the building.

The Civil Defense Directorate (CDD) firefighters used special equipment to put out the blaze.

A large number of people in the area also joined firefighters in extinguishing the fire.

No human injuries were reported. However, the fire caused some material damage.

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