VIDEO. Tennis market in Tepito catches fire; CDMX firefighters attend to the emergency

Mexico City firefighters attend the fire at a warehouse in the Tepito area, in the Morelos neighborhood.

The fire, which can be seen several kilometers away, originated in a tennis and clothing market located between Eje 1 Norte and González Ortega street

Capital firefighters reported that they are already working in the area to control the flames.

Sandra Cuevas asks for support

Sandra Cuevas, Mayor of Cuauhtémoc He asked the neighboring mayors to support with water pipes to attend to the emergency.

“Fire in the warehouse of the Barrio Bravo de Tepito, fellow mayors, we urgently need water pipes @UNACDMX_OFICIAL”, he spread on his social networks.

There are no injuries, reports Batres

Martí Batres, Secretary of Government of Mexico City, reported that there are no injuries from the fire where around 70 capital firefighters and 25 Civil Protection elements work.

Users of social networks report that the column of smoke can be seen several meters away.



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