Activated the Plaseqta by the Fire in a sulfur ship of Constantí

At 2:15 p.m., a fire broke out at the Afepasa company (Azufrera y Fertilizadores Pallarès). The warehouse is located on Calle Europa in the industrial estate, in Constantino. The Operational Coordination Center of Catalonia (Cecat) has activated Plaseqta in the alert phase.

According to some information, a deflagration could have been produced from static electricity. This has caused a fire in a large ship, where there is stored sulfur.

A column of black and white smoke is affecting the ships around it, while Europa Street has been cut off to traffic by the Mossos d'Esquadra and the Constantí Local Police. Shortly after, Alemanya street was also cut off.

Thirteen fire departments from the Tarragona, Reus, Montblanc and Cambrils parks, in addition to the Regió d'Emergències, are taking part in the extinction.

Civil Protection has recommended the confinement of workers from nearby companies.

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