A very large fire broke out on the site of a metalworking company on the Nijverheidsweg in Nijmegen on Thursday afternoon.

The fire originated outside, but it is not yet clear what exactly is in the fire.

Several fire fighting vehicles are on the spot.

The fire is accompanied by a lot of smoke. The fire brigade advises people in the immediate area to close windows and doors and to turn off ventilation.

The cause of the fire is as yet unknown, a fire department spokesperson told NU.nl when asked. It is also not yet clear whether there were people on the site when the fire broke out.


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Emergency services have scaled up due to very large fire on #Nijverheidsweg in #Nijmegen. If you suffer from smoke or odor, close windows and doors and turn off ventilation. More info will follow, spokesperson will go on site.

Avatar AuthorCrisisGLZMoment of places15: 07 - 20 June 2019


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