Two businesses located in El Bajo caught fire in the early hours of this Wednesday, forcing the urgent intervention of the Police Fire Department.
These are two premises located on 24 de Septiembre street, first block.
The incident would have unleashed around 3 o’clock, at the facilities of “Azul Annex 2” -a fair that is also accessible by Avenida Sáenz Peña- and “Santeria San Roque”.
At least two teams of Police Firefighters acted to douse the flames. However, the losses generated by the fire would have been practically total.
In addition, the volunteer firefighters of San Miguel de Tucumán and Yerba Buena provided collaboration, who entered through Mariano Moreno Street to prevent the advance of the flames in that sector of the block.
Police officers from the Urban Guard and Civil Defense also attended the scene.
At the time of the event, there were no people at the scene. The causes of the incident are under investigation.
This morning, crews continued working at the scene of the accident, working on cooling and removing carbonaceous remains in order to prevent the fire from resuming.