Fire in a busy business park in the Var - Firefighters in the Var have been deployed to fight a fire next to a warehouse in the business area of Gavary, in the town of La Crau. The fire broke out at 2:35 am this morning. At 9am firefighters were still battling the blaze which produced a significant amount of smoke visible for miles. Nearby residents have been advised to keep their doors and windows closed and to avoid outdoor activities. The fire has also led to the road closure of the RD98 from Hyéres to Toulon.
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