JAZAN, 31st May, 2016 (WAM) — The Saudi Civil Defence teams extinguished a fire which broke out in a residential building in Jazan City of southwest Saudi Arabia yesterday evening.

Major Yahya Al-Qahtani, spokesman of the Directorate of Civil Defence in Jazan region, was quoted by the Saudi Press Agency, SPA, as saying that the Command Centre was informed about the fire, and immediately five teams supported by 14 other squads rushed to the scene of incident.

He added that the fire was contained and the investigation is underway to determine cause of the fire.

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