Fires at Jakel Shah Alam & the Second Fire Breaks Out

Fires at Jakel Shah Alam

PETALING JAYA: A fire broke out at popular textile outlet Jakel Shah Alam morning of Jan 1st 2023, destroying nearly 80% of the three-story building in Section 7, Shah Alam.

Selangor Fire and Rescue Chief Norazam Khamis said he received an emergency call at 7:08 a.m. about the incident, and that fire and rescue workers arrived at the scene at 7:19 a.m., reported Astro Awani.

Selangor fire and rescue department chief Norazam Khamis.

“Upon arriving at the location, we found a fire involving a three-story shop lot that was about 80% ablaze. The building’s interior was destroyed by fire,” he was quoted as saying.

“The fire was extinguished in about an hour.”

Norazam added that no injuries were reported in the incident. The cause of the fire is still under investigation.

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