KARACHI - A fire broke out in two warehouses of second-hand stuff located in the limits of Pirabad Police on Thursday.

According to the fire department officials, two fire brigade vehicles were dispatched to the spot to extinguish the fire, which completely engulfed the warehouses before the vehicle reached there. Later, four more fire tenders were sent to the place, they said.

The officials said the fire was controlled after the hectic practice of 4 hours. Police said that apparently, fire broke out because of short circuit.