The fire in the old factory of the ‘Insular’ in Funchal continues active and to worry the local population. Several corporations are supporting the fighting.
Images captured through a drone and shared on Facebook by Paulo Vasconcelos Freitas, show the extent of this tragedy.
Fire fighters from Camara de Lobos and Santa Cruz are also at the scene helping fight the fire, part of Rua Fernão de Ornelas, and other streets in the area have been closed off and shops and restaurants evacuated, including the Diario Noticias Building.
One man was rescued from the 3rd floor of the building and another arrested at the scene outside the building.