St Vincent: FIRE IN KINGSTOWN; FLAMES HAVE ENGULFED THE OLD AUDIT BUILDING, THE OLD TELECOMS OFFICE AND THE OLD PRINTERY…

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Approximately five hours after the break out of fire at government buildings at the Halifax Street / Egmont Street junction in Kingstown, firefighters are still on the scene dousing occasional flare ups from the old treasury building and the building that formerly housed the electoral office, the Ministry of Telecommunications and before that, the Social Welfare Department. Apart from some water damage, the registry department appears in tact at this time.

Posted by Searchlight newspaper on Sunday, August 23, 2015

Approximately five hours after the break out of fire at government buildings at the Halifax Street / Egmont Street junction in Kingstown, firefighters are still on the scene dousing occasional flare ups from the old treasury building and the building that formerly housed the electoral office, the Ministry of Telecommunications and before that, the Social Welfare Department. Apart from some water damage, the registry department appears in tact at this time.

Firetruck from the ET Joshua airport assisting with the blaze…

Posted by Searchlight newspaper on Sunday, August 23, 2015

Firetruck from the ET Joshua airport assisting with the blaze…

More video footage…

Posted by Searchlight newspaper on Sunday, August 23, 2015

Firefighters battling to get the blaze under control…

Posted by Searchlight newspaper on Sunday, August 23, 2015

 

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