Society 17:45 19/04/2019 World

Two million bottles of French wine go up in flames in warehouse blaze

A total of 60 firefighters were sent out to try and stop the warehouse blaze in Carbon-Blanc in the suburbs of Bordeaux.  The Local reports that despite staying for hours to make sure the fire did not break out again, a significant part of the wine stock of producer Sovex Grands Châteaux was destroyed.

According to France 3 Nouvelle-Aquitaine, two million bottles of wine, as well as spirits, went up in flames or else were made unfit for sale as a result of the blaze.

According to early results from the investigation, the fire seems to have started in the false ceiling which then collapsed on pallets and crates of alcohol.



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