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Civil defense crews tackle Bank of Palestine blaze

Feb. 20, 2013 11:34 A.M. (Updated: Feb. 20, 2013 11:34 A.M.)
QALQILIYA (Ma'an) -- Civil defense crews on Wednesday extinguished a fire in a local Bank of Palestine branch in Qalqiliya, witnesses said.

Assistant director of the bank branch, Abu Salah, said the fire broke-out in a stationary store and was likely caused by an electrical fault.

No injuries were reported and the main building was not affected by the blaze, he added.

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