KUWAIT CITY, Aug 2: When different types of material caught fire on an open ground between two residential buildings in Hawally, fire engines from Hawally and Salmiya fire centers rushed to the area and put out the fire without causing any casualties, reports Al-Seyassah daily. The Directorate-General of Fire Department (DGFD) said in a press release as a precautionary measure residents of both the building were evacuated when the fire spread to the two floors of a neighboring building.
The DGFD said an investigation has been opened into the incident to know the cause of the fire. Meanwhile, firefighting teams were able to control a fire that broke out in an Arab house in Jleeb Al-Shuyoukh. One expatriate was injured as a result of the fire. DGFD said the fire was put out by firemen from the Jleeb Al-Shuyoukh and Al- Ardhiya fire centers