Military personnel from the Fire Department were called, this Tuesday night, to control a incndio that hit land near the MRV Arena, on Via Expressa, in the neighborhood of Bairro Califrnia, in the Northwest Region of BH. The flames were concentrated in a vacant lot towards Contagem, next to Santa Maria. Construction workers, who were not affected, helped fight fire with water trucks.
Through Twitter, Arena MRV’s press office reassured residents of the region and fans of the Atlantic, announcing that the fire was already under control. “The fire is already under control and it happened on the lot next to our land and it did not reach the construction site. The firefighters were immediately called, and the MRV Arena helped fight the flames with some water trucks.”