Fire envelopes Buġibba apartment block


Fires have enveloped an apartment block in Buġibba on Friday morning.

The incident happened at around 8am in a block on Triq l-Isponoż.

A Police spokesperson told that even though the apartment were vacant, some individuals had to be evacuated from building.

An elderly woman was taken to hospital as she suffered smoke inhalation.

A member of the Civil Protection Department confirmed with that an inquiry is ongoing.