Dennis A. Amith

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The One about the Fire at Tsukiji Fish Market

On Friday, August 4th, at around 4:50 p.m., a fire broke out in the Tsukiji Outer Market. Known for its small restaurants that have been around for many years, seven buildings were destroyed in the blaze. Many of the restaurants are known to be made of wooden structures and are very close in proximity within each other, so the fire spread quickly destroying those buildings. It took 63 firefighters more than 15 hours to extinguish […]