Thursday 9 April, 2020

Fire Service outs fears over large fire glow near the Port

Fire glow being seen from around the island

Fire glow being seen from around the island

The Barbados Fire Service is quieting alarms over a fire near the Mighty Grynner Highway.

With videos circulating and persons questioning the source of the fire, Loop News contacted the Barbados Fire Service around 9.30 pm, today, Sunday, February 23, 2020. 

Officials said that it is a controlled fire. "They are burning pallets."

The Fire Service is fully aware of the situation. The destruction exercise is occuring near the Flour Mill in the Port, in the parish of St Michael. 

Get the latest local and international news straight to your mobile phone for free: