Tag: fires

Batteries of bikes and electric scooters on fire, massacre: 4 dead

Batteries of bikes and electric scooters on fire, massacre: 4 dead

A fire caused by lithium batteries for electric bikes in New York has killed four people in New York. A fire broke out in a small bike and electric scooter maintenance workshop on the ground floor of a building in Manhattan’s Chinatown neighborhood as it was extinguished again at midnight by firefighters. This morning, a […]

Fire broke out on the ferry: 120 people are in danger

Fire broke out on the ferry: 120 people are in danger

A ferry carrying 120 passengers and crew caught fire at sea in the Philippines. The ship is M/V Esperanza Star. He had sailed from the province of Siquijor. SOS was triggered at dawn on Sunday. The coast guard is responding and no information has been released regarding possible victims or injuries. In footage released by […]

The sky in New York is like in a science fiction movie. And the masks are back on the street

The sky in New York is like in a science fiction movie. And the masks are back on the street

They look like stills from one of the many despotic movies the ‘Big Apple’ has gotten us used to, but instead they’re snapshots of reality. The air is unbreathable in New York and masks are back on the streets in the wake of the Covid emergency. The reason is the fires in Canada. The North […]

“Fire is out of control, evacuate the city”

“Fire is out of control, evacuate the city”

“Mandatory to evacuate the city” is an order of the Canadian authorities of Halifax, the capital city of Nova Scotia, a province in Eastern Canada. More than 18,000 people had to flee their homes due to the large number of fires still out of control. A state of emergency was declared on Sunday, May 28, […]

The hostel is on fire, at least 6 people are confused in their sleep: “I saved myself by jumping from the third floor”

The hostel is on fire, at least 6 people are confused in their sleep: “I saved myself by jumping from the third floor”

At least six people have died in a raging fire that devastated Loafers Lodge, a famous hostel in Wellington, New Zealand: firefighters told New Zealand media the death toll could rise to 10. The fire broke out at midnight for an unknown reason. The building can accommodate 92 people, but exactly how many were present […]

Shocking images from the fires in Siberia

Shocking images from the fires in Siberia

A real “hurricane of fire” brings the Kurgan region to its knees in Siberian Russia. A fierce fire devastates forested areas and approaches residential areas, the situation is critical in many places and planes cannot take off. The governor of Kurgan district, Vadim Shumkov, declared a state of emergency in the entire region, calling on […]

IDF Appeal to Capitol Hill: “Summer Is Near, Activate Fire Prevention”

IDF Appeal to Capitol Hill: “Summer Is Near, Activate Fire Prevention”

“Summer is coming and so is the risk of fires. For this reason, the local authorities, in the first place the Capitoline administration, will have to implement the planning and prevention of forest fires with the support of the Local Police for surveillance of the territory”. Italia and Massimiliano Metalli, delegate of the FdI Roma […]