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Fire destroys auto parts shop in Umm Al Quwain

Civil Defence managed to control the blaze before it spread to nearby shops

A fire broke out in an auto parts shop in Umm Al Quwain on Tuesday.

Civil Defence said the fire began at 4.30am and destroyed several parts of the shop.

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"Firefighters managed to tackle the blaze and prevent it from spreading to nearby shops," said Col Hassan bin Surum, director general of Umm Al Quwain Civil Defence.

No injuries were reported.

Updated: September 26, 2017 10:22 AM