2 killed in Karaj paint manufacturing company’s fire

IRNA – Tehran’s Fire Department spokesman said so far two bodies have been recovered from the paint manufacturing company in Karaj Makhsoos Road in west of Tehran Province.

Talking to IRNA, Jalal Maleki said the fire broke out on Monday (July 2) at 15:00 PM local time and the firefighters immediately reached the scene.

He added that the first body was recovered on Monday and the second one was recovered early Tuesday.

Maleki said so far 29 people have been wounded in the accident of which two of them are firefighters.

He said the rescue operation for finding the missing workers is still underway in the factory.