Fire breaks out at zinc house in Yuen Long, no injuries reported


27th September 2021 – (Hong Kong) At 6.56am this morning (27th), the police received a number of reports that a zinc house on Long Tin Road, Yuen Long was on fire and thick black smoke was spotted. After the firemen arrived at the scene, the fire was put out quickly. During the incident, 2 male and 2 female residents nearby needed to be evacuated, but no one was injured. After preliminary investigation, a container with marine equipment in the house had a short circuit that caused the fire.