The Sharjah Civil Defence finally brought the massive fire under control after two hours. Meanwhile, the Sharjah Police Air Wing were also called into action and there were five ambulances on the site.
Worryingly, chunks of burnt building rained down on cars people during the blaze. And according to eye-witness reports, several residents were injured in the rush to evacuate the building.
The cause of the fire is yet to be ascertained. Thankfully, there were no confirmed casualties.
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