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Ocho Rios market fire, several shops damaged

Published:Wednesday | October 9, 2013 | 8:51 AM

Carl Gilchrist, Gleaner Writer

Fire of unknown origin damaged a section of the Ocho Rios market this morning, causing losses for some shop owners.

Reports reaching The Gleaner Power 106 News Centre are that three shops inside the market were damaged as a result of the fire, while three other shops suffered water damage as fire fighters fought the blaze.

The fire has been put out.

One fire unit is currently on the scene carrying out cooling down operations.

There were no reports of injuries.


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