Fire wrecks four wooden building in central Istanbul

ISTANBUL: A major fire that broke out in a wooden building in historic Fatih district of Istanbul on Sunday night spread to neighboring buildings in a short time and four wooden buildings burnt into ashes as a result.

The reason of the fire which was erupted in a building in Balat neighborhood of Fatih district, couldn’t be determined yet. As the buildings were built from wood, the fire intensified rapidly and burnt up in a blink. Luckily no casualties or injuries were reported as the buildings were empty.