A metal fire broke out at a metal recycling company in Deventer in the night from Saturday to Sunday. That same night a big fire also rages in a beach pavilion in Zandvoort. A lot of smoke is released in both fires, the safety regions warn.

The safety regions warn local residents of both the Zandvoort and Deventer fires to keep windows and doors closed and to switch off mechanical ventilation.

In Deventer, a big fire rages in the night from Saturday to Sunday at a metal recycling company on Danzigweg. The fire caused large clouds of smoke, causing local residents to receive an NL Alert.

The fire brigade has since scaled up to GRIP-1. This means that emergency services had to cooperate due to the scale of the incident.

En alert works .. !! The alarm on my phone suddenly went off. 😱. At about 2km distance, a fire was reported on the Danzigweg in #Deventer Sunday night. #EnAlert #window doors closed

AvatarAvatar Author 1965 cheydak Moment of places 03: 20 - 5 July 2020

According to RTV Oost , the emergency services came to a report of a burglary at the company. The flames burst out of the roof on the spot.

Lots of smoke nuisance on boulevard near Zandvoort

The fire in Zandvoort broke out just before half past three in a beach tent. Because the fire broke out, this fire was also scaled up to GRIP-1.

The smoke mainly causes nuisance to the boulevard, reports Kennemerland Safety Region. The smoke is also smelled in the village itself.


There is currently a lot of wind. The fire is difficult to fight. #Zandvoort https://t.co/4nmOx13KzN

AvatarAvatar Author BoschLaurens Moment of places 02: 19 - 5 July 2020