Tuesday 18 June, 2019

Watch: Firefighters tackle blaze in Port of Spain

Photo via Facebook.

Photo via Facebook.

Emergency responders rushed to the scene of a fire on Henry Street, Port of Spain, on Friday morning.

 

According to initial reports, the fire was located at the Drag Mall on Henry Street.

Drivers are advised to seek alternative routes as the street was blocked off up to Friday at 9:00 am in order to quell the blaze. 

In a separate incident, police are also investigating reports of a bomb threat at the Fire Service headquarters on Wrightson Road, Port of Spain. 

The threat which was made via telephone around 2:00 am, forced the evacuation of everyone in the building.

More as this story is updated. 

 

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