TRADERS COUNT LOSSES AS MORNING FIRE DESTROYS KIOSKS AT MASHAURI, KISII TOWN
Property of unknown value was destroyed by and morning fire that razed down kiosk at Mashauri area kisii town on Monday night.
According to one of the Kiosk operator at the place where the kiosks are housed, the fire began at around 3am.
"I had woken up to fetch water before changing shifts with my partner when I saw smoke coming from my kiosk. In rushing out to see the source of the smoke, I found the entire complex of Kiosks on Fire," she said.
Later the kisii county disaster department fire brigade joined the effort to put out the Blaze, it took several hours to contain the fire because the houses are made of food.
The cause of the fire has not yet been established.
The incident which resulted in injuries has prompted police to launch an investigation to establish the source of the fire.Kisii County Disaster Recovery department fire brigade later joined in efforts to extinguish the blaze.
Police have launched investigations into the incident in which no casualties were reported.