A fire was reported on Monday (11) within the area of Belo Monte, located in Vitoria do Xingu, southwestern Pará. According to the Fire Department, the fire started at warehouse. The causes are still being raised. According to Norte Energia, responsible for enterprise, no casualties.
Images, check out our videos, show huge column of dark smoke that frightened employees. According to the State Government, the Norte Energia fire brigade was not enough to control the flames.
According to the Fire Department, the drive was made at around 17h40. Teams Altamira moved to Vitória do Xingu, distant near 50 km. They were displaced 17 military and two cars, Supported cars including kites and water to fight fire.
in a statement, Norte Energia said “for security reasons, all workers were evacuated”. Also according to the construction consortium, there were no casualties and the damage was only material.