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Woman rescued from burning home in Ras Al Khaimah

The woman was trapped in the building before civil defence rescued her

A woman was rescued from her burning house in Ras Al Khaimah on Tuesday.

Civil defence rescue teams were dispatched to Al Muairied to extinguish the blaze when they found the woman, of Asian origin, inside.

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“The house is divided into two sessions, one is a labour accommodation and the other is occupied by an Asian family, firefighters managed to pull out the woman quickly without any injuries,” said Brig Mohammed Al Zaabi, Director of the Civil Defense Department in Ras Al Khaimah.

Investigations are under way to determine the cause of fire.

Updated: October 4, 2017 06:50 PM