Dhow boat Sharjah flames
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Dhow Boat Engulfed In Flames At Sharjah Port

A huge fire broke out on a dhow boat at the Al Khan Port in Sharjah last night. No casualties were reported from the incident.

Dhow boat set ablaze

Firefighters from Sharjah Civil Defense were alerted at 10:07 pm once the dhow caught fire. The team arrived at the scene in time to evacuate people. However, vehicles on board caught fire.

Photograph credit: Gulf News

Second fire in Sharjah

Yesterday was quite fiery for the emirate. Another fire broke out early last morning on a school bus in Kalba carrying grade two pupils. The driver evacuated the bus and no casualties were reported.