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Fire at two abandoned houses in Nicosia

 

The roofs of two abandoned houses in Nicosia have collapsed after a fire earlier on Sunday.

Fire services spokesman Andreas Kettis said in a message on Twitter that the fire service responded to a fire that broke out at two abandoned houses in the Lykavitos neighbourhood of Nicosia.

He said that five trucks including a hydraulic platform had tackled the blaze at two abandoned private houses on Ipetias street in Lycavitos.

Both houses sustained significant damage and the roofs collapsed, he said.

Fire fighters protected neighbouring buildings, Kettis added.

Police and the fire service will investigate the cause of the fire once it is established the buildings are structural safe.

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