Dubai: Fire breaks out in residential building on Sheikh Zayed Road

Civil defence units put out the fire within 20 minutes

KT photo/Sherouk Zakaria
KT photo/Sherouk Zakaria

A Staff Reporter

Published: Tue 7 Dec 2021, 10:26 PM

Last updated: Tue 7 Dec 2021, 11:40 PM

A fire broke out in a residential building on Dubai's Sheikh Zayed Road.

Photos and videos shared by Khaleej Times readers showed the fire raging on the 15th floor of the building.

Several civil defence units and first-responders arrived at the site within minutes after the blaze was reported and cordoned off the area. The fire was put out by the units within 20 minutes.

Residents were evacuated as a precautionary measure and no casualties were reported.

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