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LAST_UPDATESat, 25 Nov 2017 2am

Massive Penang Warehouse Completely Destroyed In Morning Blaze

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SEBERANG PERAI: A motorcycle warehouse burned down in an early morning blaze at Taman Perusahaan, Bukit Tengah here today.

It is understood that the 14,400 square foot warehouse was 100 per cent destroyed.

The Fire and Rescue Department said it received a distress call on the fire at about 3.40am.

Operation commander A'Azelan Hassan said a team of 36 men was deployed to the scene minutes later, and took an hour to put out the fire.

"We have yet to ascertain the total losses and cause of the fire," said A'Azelan.

The Forensic Unit is currently combing through the site.

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