KUWAIT CITY, Oct 9: A quarrel broke out between a firefighter and a Kuwaiti citizen after the latter refused to stay away from the site of a fire incident in Saad Al-Abdullah area and clicked pictures of the burning vehicle. According to sources, when the Operations Room of Kuwait Fire Service Directorate (KFSD) received information about a vehicle on fire in Saad Al-Abdullah area, firefighters rushed to the location with paramedics and securitymen. Upon arrival, firefighters started extinguishing the fire.
At the same time, a Kuwaiti citizen arrived at the location and started taking pictures of the burning vehicle. When he was asked to stay away, he refused, which led to the quarrel between the firefighter and him. Eventually, securitymen intervened to settle the quarrel and they took necessary action. Meanwhile, firemen rescued a laborer who fell from the scaffold while working at a house in Abu Halifa. Firemen rushed to the location after the Operations Unit in Kuwait Fire Service Directorate received information on the incident. When they arrived at the scene, they discovered the victim lost consciousness so the paramedics provided treatment on the spot.
By Munaif Nayef Al-Seyassah Staff