Traffic closed on the Malecon in Mazatlan due to fire


Mazatlan Fire personnel were mobilized to attend this incident in a home that was searched at the time by the PGR; circulation was restored minutes later

Burning garbage in a home, alert Mazatlán Firefighters.  (Rubén González)

Mazatlan, Sinaloa.- The burning of garbage inside a home located on Del Mar Avenue and that was searched by the then PGR, alerted elements of the Mazatlan Fire Department, on Friday morning, the incident left no material damage.

At the moment the causes that caused the conflagration are unknown, some versions detail that people who enter the site to consume some type of substance or take shelter from the elements were the cause of the burning of garbage and alert for the city’s fire departments.

In order to carry out the maneuvers to control the situation comfortably and avoid a possible spread of the flames, personnel from the Municipal Transit Directorate found it necessary to close the circulation of Del Mar Avenue heading north for a few minutes, suffocating the alert proceeded to reopen freely.

The report attended by elements of firefighters, adds the second this week in the Ferrocarrilera neighborhood, remembering that last Tuesday night a warehouse built with cardboard, metal, and wood sheets caught fire and caused the activation of the emergency forces.


The Mazatlan Post