A factory fire alarm was reported near the Xinying Transfer Station in Tainan City this noon. The scene was fully ablaze and a large amount of thick smoke was billowing out. The fire department dispatched at least 21 vehicles and 39 people. The fire has just been brought under control. After preliminary inspection, no one was trapped. The detailed cause of the fire is yet to be investigated. .
The fire broke out at about 12:20 noon at the Zhongding Resource Recycling Company near the Xinying Transfer Station in Jiafangli, Xinying District. The fire started in a high-ceiling second-floor iron sheet building factory. The scene was fully burned. The Tainan City Fire Department urgently dispatched Xinying and others. A total of 39 firefighters from 21 vehicles from multiple units were put into the rescue effort. The fire was under control at 12:40 and they continued to fight the fierce flames.