Three teams of firefighters tackle scrapyard blaze on the Costa Blanca

SCRAPYARD BLAZE: The cause is not yet known. CREDIT: Bomberos de Dipu ALC Twitter

THREE complete teams of firefighters from Benidorm tackled a blaze at a scrapyard in the town yesterday.

The Alicante Provincial Consortium Fire Department firefighters managed to get the fire under control around 7pm.

No injuries were reported and the cause has yet to be confirmed.

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Tara Rippin

Tara Rippin is a reporter for Spain’s largest English-speaking newspaper, Euro Weekly News, and is responsible for the Costa Blanca region.
She has been in journalism for more than 20 years, having worked for local newspapers in the Midlands, UK, before relocating to Spain in 1990.
Since arriving, the mother-of-one has made her home on the Costa Blanca, while spending 18 months at the EWN head office in Fuengirola on the Costa del Sol.
She loves being part of a community that has a wonderful expat and Spanish mix, and strives to bring the latest and most relevant news to EWN’s loyal and valued readers.

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