Factory fire accident reportedly injured 23 in Kaliti, Ethiopia

borkena
February 28,2019

Amaga foam factory _ Kaliti _ Ethiopia
Photo : Social Media

About 23 people are reportedly wounded today due to fire accident at Amaga Foam Factory in Kaliti district of Addis Ababa.

Eight of them are reportedly Fire Fighter brigade members while 15 are employees of the factory, according to FanaBC report today.

No reports of death and the conditions of those who are wounded does not seem to be life threatening.

It took about four hours to control the fire. 11 Fire trucks, 2 ambulances and more than 85 fire fighters were deployed.

Much of the factory’s facility is reportedly destroyed, according to Nigatu Mamo who is Communication officer of the city’s Fire Department.

At this writing authorities have not established as to what caused the fire.



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