Car paints warehouse catches fire in Tbilisi

Photo: Car paints warehouse catches fire in Tbilisi
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Tbilisi, Georgia, June 7

By Nana Kirtzkhalia - Trend:

A car paints warehouse caught fire in Georgian capital of Tbilisi on Saturday, June 7.

Tbilisi city's emergency situations service told Trend that the fire was extinguished within an hour after arrival of the fire brigades.

Initially, 14 fire brigades arrived at the incident site. However, they were not able to immediately contain the fire.

Later, additional four brigades were sent to the incident site.

Working jointly, the fire-fighters first managed to localize the fire, and then to extinguish it.

The fire earlier broke out in a car spare parts market in one of the districts of Tbilisi, and then spread to the warehouse of car paints.

The causes of the fire are currently being established.

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