A 100-YEAR-OLD TOURIST RESORT IN NORWOOD CATCHES FIRE

Friday, 09 August 2019 - 9:34

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A 100-year-old tourist bungalow in Hatton-Norwood has caught fire.

Norwood police said the fire has destroyed the upper floor of the tourist bungalow.

However, our correspondent stated that no one was present when the fire broke out.

Police say that the fire broke out in the upper floor of the tourist bungalow and spread rapidly to the ground floor.

The fire brigade of the Hatton Dickoya Urban Council, Norwood Police and residents together have managed to control the spreading fire.

The cause of the fire has not yet been determined and the Norwood Police are conducting further investigations.



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