Firefighters from the Oman Police, Civil Defense and Ambulance (PACDA) received a call to a fire that started in a car repair workshop in the Saqrayeh area of the City.
On arrival, Firefighters faced a developing fire which had spread to involve the wider building. Crews used breathing apparatus and firefighting jets to successfully extinguish the blaze
There were no reported injuries as a result of the incident.
PACDA has called on the public authority not to overload the transformers in order to avoid the build-up of high temperatures which can cause fires.
Image shows Firefighters damping down after the fire. Picture from PACDA Oman.