Fire breaks out at scrap metal yard in Defu, no injuries reported

Fire breaks out at scrap metal yard in Defu, no injuries reported

An SCDF personnel fighting the fire that broke out at 9 Defu Lane 4 on Monday (Mar 19) afternoon. (Photo: SCDF)
SINGAPORE: A fire broke out at a scrap metal yard in Defu Industrial Estate on Monday (Mar 19) afternoon, said the Singapore Civil Defence Force. 
The SCDF said in a Facebook post that they were alerted to the fire, which involved scrap metal, at 9 Defu Lane 4 at about 1.50pm.
The fire was extinguished by firefighters with two foam jets and a monitor mounted on a Red Rhino. There were no injuries reported. 

There was smoke billowing out from a pile of scrap metal. (Photo: SCDF)
Photos uploaded by SCDF showed smoke billowing out from a pile of metal. 
Channel NewsAsia understands that an area about the size of a badminton court was on fire.
Source: CNA/ng
Source : http://www.channelnewsasia.com/news/singapore/fire-breaks-out-at-scrap-metal-yard-in-defu-no-injuries-reported-10056440