Dubai Creek fire contained in record time


No injuries have been reported after a huge fire broke out on a dhow at Deira Port on Friday evening.

Firefighters from four stations - Port area, Karama, Hamriya and Al Ras - were involved in the operation.

Civil Defence officials told ARN News that the fire broke out around 5:30 pm and was immediately put under control.

They added that the dhow, which was in front of Hayat Regency hotel at Dubai Creek, had tyres and flammable materials stored in it.

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