Saint Lucia Fire Service is investigating a fire which occurred this afternoon at Brawo’s Electronics and Hardware store at High Street in Castries.
According to reports, the fire started on the upper floor of building a little after 5:00pm.
Employees, anticipating that the fire would spread, removed appliances from the bottom floor of the building.
Firemen fought the fire from two locations – one on High Street and the other on Micoud Street.
Initially, there were fears that the fire might have spread to Dr. Freezer’s next door, but the firemen managed to contain it.
It is reported that the building is insured.
Firemen have said that they are still assessing the full extent of the damage as a result of the fire.