Receiving the information, dozen of firefighters and three fire trucks were sent to the scene to extinguish the fire. However, the fire spread out quickly because there were many nylon bags and paper boxes at the storehouse. Till 8am, the firefighters controlled the fire completely but the fire destroyed nearly 300 tons of dragon fruit. Besides, one firefighter was injured and sent to the hospital. The cause of the fire is under investigation. TIEN THANG –Translated by Thanh Van Tags: The Hai Duy dragon fruit storehouse’s guards Binh Thuan’s Ham Thuan Nam district of Ham My commune fire started at the No.2 cold storage and local firefighting police.