The well known Timber Market in the Bonasac territory, behind the Chiedu Okoh Plaza, Asaba market, on the Onitsha/Asaba Expressway, Delta State, was flattened on Saturday and products worth a few a huge number of naira were pulverized.
The fire outbreak happened on Sunday around 8pm. It was found out that other than the loss of products, there was no loss of lives and no one was harmed.
It was accumulated that the convenient intercession of a group of firemen and different sympathizers helped in quenching the fire.
Observers said when the fire began, laborers and inhabitants of the rambling timber advertise quickly.
As indicated by an onlooker or an eye-witness, Mr Chukwuma Opiah, the fire began from a virus room behind the market.