Head of the Fire Service’ Northern Division Northern Division Peter Neverson said the fire service received a call around 5.30a.m and units from Arima, Tunapuna, San Juan and Wrightson road responded.
He said officers had a major challenge for water.
News Power Now spoke to Divisional Fire Officer, Public Relations Officer, Kenneth Stephens this morning, and he gave an account of what transpired.
One eyewitness of the fire Keron Gervais stated that the blaze had proven to be a challenge for fire officers.
He made the comments on the Power Breakfast Show earlier.