Large fire guts warehouse in Vietnam-based industrial zone

Tuoi Tre

Updated : 04/15/2014 20:12 GMT + 7

A huge fire on Tuesday destroyed a warehouse of a company in Vinh Hung industrial zone based in Hanoi capital’s Hoang Mai District.

The flames were detected about 3 p.m. at the 2000m2 warehouse filled with paper of Diana Diaper and Napkin Production Co., Ltd.

The storehouse was burnt down in less than one hour, according to Tuoi Tre on-the-scene reporters.

At least one car was rerportedly destroyed in the conflagration and several explosions have been heard at the scene, they said.

However, there were no immediate reports of human casualties or property damage.

More than 100 local firefighters are busy battling the inferno.

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