A large fire broke out in the old building of the Insular of Moinhos, in Funchal, mobilizing several means of the Firemen, a man was removed from the third floor using a firemen’s ladder.
Lusa found on the scene that a man, who was in danger, was on the third floor of the building and was taken out by firefighters, using a ladder.
The fire is being fought by the two fire brigades of Funchal, and the Madeiran Volunteers.
The spare building was about 8:00 PM to be totally consumed by the flames.
Four engines and two ambulances are on site.
In addition to firefighters, PSP is also on site.
In the immediate vicinity there are accommodation and shopping facilities.