The elements of the civil protection succeeded in controlling, on the night of Thursday to Friday, a fire which broke out in the famous market of Koréa in Casablanca, located in the prefecture of districts of Al Fida-Mers Sultan.
According to the Casablanca-Settat regional civil protection command, the fire which ravaged twenty (20) stores specializing in the sale of wood was brought under control after nearly two hours of intense efforts by the intervention teams.
To this end, civil protection has deployed 40 elements and 8 tankers to contain the fire and prevent the fire from spreading to other stores, adds the same source, noting that operations are underway to secure the site. fire.
The elements of civil protection faced enormous constraints in dealing with the fire due to the anarchic nature of the site, the lack of necessary protective equipment in the stores and the existence of flammable products. .
The circumstances of the fire are, until now, unknown, specifies the same source, noting that two elements of the civil protection were injured during the intervention.