A big fire raged on Saturday morning at a junkyard in Hoogeveen, Drenthe. Several fire brigade units from the region called out to extinguish the fire.
According to a spokesman for the Drenthe Safety Region, several demolition cars were on fire at a company on Siemensstraat. A lot of smoke was released.
Local residents were asked to keep windows and doors closed. Local residents also received an NL Alert about this on Saturday morning.
Around 11.45 am the safety region reported that the fire appears to be under control. Half an hour later the signal came from the fire chief.
On Friday, a major fire raged at a junkyard in Duiven, Gelderland.