Fire destroys shops in Aswan

A fire broke out at dawn on Tuesday in the market area of ​​the tourist city of Aswan, destroying five shops and causing damage to a number of other shops. 
Civil Protection Forces and six fire trucks headed to the scene in an attempt to put out the fire before it spread to nearby buildings. 
A Civil Protection soldier suffered injuries from electricity as he put out the fire. Initial investigations showed the fire was caused by a short circuit and estimated losses at LE500,000.
Edited translation from Al-Masry Al-Youm

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