Fire near Lamcy Plaza
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Dubai: A fire erupted a building behind Dubai’s Lamcy Plaza on Thursday, an official said.

According to Dubai Civil Defence spokesperson, firefighters from Karama, Itihad and Port Saeed stations brought the blaze under control.

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“We received the report at 9:25pm and firefighters reached the place after five minutes. Residents are evacuating now and firefighters extinguishing the blaze,” the spokesperson said.

The fire was brought under control at 10:10pm according to firefighters' commander at the fire scene. It was extinguished by 11.19pm.