Fire at Hearty Foods, Arima

A fire at Hearty Foods Arima is presently engaging the attention of fire officers in the Arima district.

Several streets have been blocked off in the area surrounding the blaze.

The fire started sometime early this morning, and fire tenders has been on the scene for some time trying to control the fire.

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.

fire 2Meanwhile the Mayor of Arima, Alderman George Hadeed expressed concern with the response time of the fire tenders.

He disclosed that this was an issue that needed to be addressed.

He also spoke on the Power Breakfast Show this morning.

fire 3The Mayor of Arima Alderman George Hadeed