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 : http://www.channelnewsasia.com/news/singapore/fire-breaks-out-at-scrap-metal-yard-in-defu-no-injuries-reported-10056440