A fire broke out in a store of factory New Light Matches Manufacture at Roche-Bois today morning, October 12.
Screenshot from the video posted below. Credits: L’Express.mu
A thick smoke was emanating from the factory in the aftermath of the fire. Firemen of Port-Louis and Coromandel arrived on the grounds at around 9h10. Thereafter, the fire was brought under control.
Fortunately, noone was injured.
The fire started inside the factory, and it was restricted to that area. The firemen had estimated to put it out in only 40 to 45 minutes.
The extent of the damage was not yet determined.