Cars, Trees Catch Fire in Police Street

Cars, Trees Catch Fire in Police StreetCars, Trees Catch Fire in Police Street

The likelihood of inflammable material thrown in the open storm water drains on Police Street, Shariati Avenue in Tehran was the cause of an outbreak of fires that saw cars parked alongside burst into flames at 12: 40 pm on Sunday, said Jalal Maleki, spokesman of Tehran Fire Department. Residents of the area called the fire fighting services immediately after the fires were noticed and teams from five different stations were sent to the area to put out the flames coming from the gutter. “Ten cars and several trees caught fire,” Khabaronline quoted Maleki as saying. The exact cause of the incident is not still clear and investigation is on.

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