Photo: A scene of the fire
Beijing (People’s Daily app) – Multiple warehouses in a logistics park located in Jimo district, Qingdao in East China’s Shandong Province caught on fire on Friday afternoon, with big plume of smoke belching from the site, local media reported.
Firefighters have rushed to the site for rescue as the fire rages on, though casualties are not yet clear, reported Peninsula City News.
A statement released by the local government late on Friday said that the fire broke out from a rubber warehouse.
The district government has organized an emergent evacuation of nearby residents, which leaves no civilian death or injuries so far, reports said.