BREAKING NEWS: Shekou on Fire - Chiwan Port

on 06/19/2016 - 12:30 pm

BREAKING NEWS: Chiwan Port (Shekou) Fire

Sources have confirmed that a fire started at 11:30 Sunday morning in Chiwan Port. Emergency personnel are on the scene working to contain the blaze; which is apparently of a compost heap. ShekouDaily is on the scene as well gathering more info and will continue to report any updates and add photos below so stay tuned.

 

Firefighters and local authorities at China Merchants were quick to respond to contain the blaze.

 

As of 12:45pm the fire seems to be mostly contained by fire personnel still on the scene and police are continuing the block the roads.

 

In one of the photos below you can see the Governor of Nanshan District getting an update from the fire department.

 

At 1:00pm the fire was out and Governor of Nanshan was spotted heading into the affected area. The roads are still closed.

 

The firetrucks were seen leaving the scene at 1:20pm. At 1:40pm the roads were re-opened and two buses full of policemen left the scene.

 

 

 Two bus loads of policemen leaving the scene after re-opening the roads at about 1:40pm.

Shekou on Fire - Chiwan Port    Shekou on Fire - Chiwan Port

The Governor of Nanshan District discussing the fire

Shekou on Fire - Chiwan Port    Shekou on Fire - Chiwan Port

 Police continue to block the roads after the fire has been extinguished

Shekou on Fire - Chiwan Port    Shekou on Fire - Chiwan Port

  Police continue to block the roads after the fire has been extinguished

Shekou on Fire - Chiwan Port    Shekou on Fire - Chiwan Port

By 12:45pm, the fire seemed to be mostly containted

Shekou on Fire - Chiwan Port    Shekou on Fire - Chiwan Port

 

Shekou on Fire - Chiwan Port    Shekou on Fire - Chiwan Port

  Fire started at 11:30am

Shekou on Fire - Chiwan Port    Shekou on Fire - Chiwan Port

 

Shekou on Fire - Chiwan Port

  Fire as apparently of a compost heap 

Shekou on Fire - Chiwan Port

Governor of Nanshan District being briefed by local firefighters

Shekou on Fire - Chiwan Port

 

Shekou on Fire - Chiwan Port

 

Shekou on Fire - Chiwan Port

 

Shekou on Fire - Chiwan Port

 

Shekou on Fire - Chiwan Port

 

Shekou on Fire - Chiwan Port

 

Shekou on Fire - Chiwan Port

 

Shekou on Fire - Chiwan Port

 

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