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4 firefighter teams tackle Eischen apartment blaze
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4 firefighter teams tackle Eischen apartment blaze

23.10.2015 From our online archive
Major damage and one slight injury was the result of an apartment fire that broke out on Thursday evening in Eischen, in the west of Luxembourg.

Major damage and one slight injury was the result of an apartment fire that broke out on Thursday evening in Eischen, in the west of Luxembourg.

The incident was reported at about 7.30pm and emergency services rushed to the scene on Rue de Waltzing.

However the local fire brigade was unable to tackle the blaze alone and other firefighters from Simmern, Steinfort and Mamer were called in to help out.

By joining forces the fire was quickly extinguished revealing a high level of material damage.

One person was reported to have been slightly hurt in the blaze, but whether they were a resident or a firefighter is not known at this stage. The cause of the fire is also not currently known.

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