Fire in Israel’s center leaves 44 injured

31.01.2012                      07.Schwat. 5772


Fire in Israel's center leaves 44 injured

Four-story residential building catches fire after nearby scooter is set alight, says commander of firefighting team.

Forty-four people were injured Tuesday morning after a fire broke out at an apartment block in Be’er Ya'akov.
According to the commander of the firefighting team that arrived at the scene, the fire broke out overnight after an electronic scooter by the building was set alight. The fire then spread to equipment located in the stairwell of the four-story residential building, and crept up to the top floor….