Egypt Independent

Worker killed in plastic factory fire

A worker was killed in a fire in a plastic and foam factory in the Abu Rawash area in Kerdasa on Saturday, Youm7 newspaper reported.

Civil protection forces put out the fire, the paper added.

Major General Hisham al-Iraqi, head of Giza Security Directorate received a communication stating that a fire broke out in a plastic factory after which civil protection forces and fire trucks were immediately dispatched to control the fire.

No further information was reported on losses or the number of injuries.