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Large fire breaks out in Italian port city

16 Sep 2020, 16:51 GMT+10

ROME, Sept. 16 (Xinhua) -- A huge blaze broke out in the northeastern Italian port city of Ancona early Wednesday morning, local media reported.

There is no immediate report of casualties.

Officials said the fire broke out near the port area at around 12:30 a.m. local time (2230 GMT on Tuesday), involving several warehouses.

Large flames and smoke engulfed the scene, where 16 firefighting teams were present for rescue, said the reports.

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