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Fire breaks out in Ajman flat

A man and his wife sustained minor injuries in the blaze that broke out in their Ajman flat on Thursday.

AJMAN // A fire broke out at an apartment in Ajman on Thursday afternoon.

A man and his wife, from an Asian country, sustained minor injuries caused by the fire in their Al Nuaimiya flat.

Crews evacuated the residential building and used a ladder to rescue the husband and wife, then extinguished the blaze, said Col Nasser Al Zari, spokesman for Ajman Civil Defence.

The couple were taken to Sheikh Khalifa Hospital for treatment. The cause of the fire is being investigated, he said.

roueiti@thenational.ae

Updated: February 23, 2017 04:00 AM

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