At 13:29 on July 21, a fire broke out in 7 units of a low-rent house on Fumin West Road, Nancheng County, Fuzhou City. The fire was fierce and the smoke was heavy. One woman and four children aged about 10 were trapped in 3rd and 5th floor houses. After receiving the alarm, officers and men of the Nancheng County Public Security Fire Brigade dispatched all the police to successfully rescue all trapped personnel.
Fire officers and soldiers quickly made rescue deployment after the scene arrived. Under the cover of water guns, rescuers entered the fire site and searched and rescued from door to door. On the 3rd and 5th floors, respectively, two people in the home were found trapped, one of whom was a The women and two children, and the other two children at home, were all frightened to varying degrees.
Rescue team members quickly took off their fire helmets and combat uniforms, put on helmets for children, and wrapped them in combat uniforms to rescue all trapped children and women. After confirming that no one was trapped, fire officers and soldiers extinguished the fired house and opened all windows in the building at the same time to evacuate dense smoke.
After nearly two hours of fighting, the fire was put out. No serious consequences were caused. After preliminary investigation, the fire was caused by a large amount of debris in the corridor.