Fire ravaged Hanoi-based Rang Dong Light Source & Vacuum Flask Jsc for hours on Wednesday evening, which is forecasted to bring about huge losses.
The flames erupted at around 6 pm on Wednesday at the company located at Thanh Xuan Trung Ward, Thanh Xuan District. The fire then quickly spread, threatening surrounding households.
Firefighters came to the scene and helped local people evacuate.
The water from Ha Dinh River was used to extinguish the fire.
Lots of the locals worked with firefighters.
Two among the firefighters were hospitalised due to smoke inhalation.
According to a representative from Thanh Xuan district’s police board, the cause of the incident has not yet been defined. The police will work with the company over the case.