Monday 14 October, 2019

Firefighters quell blaze at T&TEC substation

Firefighters rushed to the scene of a fire at a T&TEC substation in Maraval on Monday.

Speaking to LoopTT, Corporate Communications Manager Annabelle Brasnell said that particular de-commissioned substation had been closed for some time.

She said that the building has not been occupied in recent months and is not being used.

She also assured citizens that customers would not be affected by the incident.

"It doesn't impact on our operations or the electricity supply to customers at all," she assured. 

She said firefighters are at this time quelling the blaze.

She added that the source of the blaze would be known once fire officers complete their investigations.

Drivers are advised to avoid this area due to possible heavy traffic as a result. 

This is a developing story; please refresh the page for updates. 

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