Rabat - A video shared on social media shows panic on board an ONCF train, after a fire broke out in a cabin’s toilet.
Rabat – A video shared on social media shows panic on board an ONCF train, after a fire broke out in a cabin’s toilet.
“Tonight at around 8 pm, and following an alarm signal, Train No. 619 connecting Fez to Marrakech stopped between the stations of Mers Sultan and the Oasis because of a fire that broke out in one of the toilets of the train,” explained ONCF in a statement.
The Office indicated that no casualties were reported, adding that ONCF employees evacuated the passengers and transferred them to another train.
The intervention of the fire brigade and the ONCF teams made it possible to control the fire at 8:20 p.m.
The ONCF apologized to its clients for the inconvenience and said that it has opened an investigation to determine the causes of the incident.