Los Mochis, Sinaloa. – This Thursday afternoon, A massive fire affected about 6 hectares in a blueberry planting area It is located on the outskirts of the city.
This event was recorded shortly before 4:00 PM, in a place known as the Jicquilpan branch, which is located behind the Ejido 20 de Novimbre Viejo, and at the end of the Ejido Primero de Mayo.
According to information received at the scene, the workers were carrying out their normal activities, in an area that had bags containing coconut substrates in which they would plant saplings. blueberry Once they are installed correctly.
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suddenly he saw that a fire began to affect the substrate; Due to the strong winds present at the time, along with the plastic in the bags and the ease of burning of the coconut substrate, the fire spread within minutes and threatened to destroy the entire facility.
Elements of the fire department as well as civil defense and paramedics from the Municipal Medical Emergency Services of Ahom (Summa) arrived within minutes and got to work.
Smoke swallowers started sprinkling water to stop the flames from spreading further and to prevent further damage.
The situation was brought under control after about an hour of effort, though the fire was not completely under control. because of fire,
Fire damages blueberry plant in Ahom