The Civil Defense Department confirmed that a massive fire broke out in a warehouse in Industrial Area No. 6 in Sharjah.
The fire was reported at 4.20 p.m. on Saturday at an auto parts warehouse.
Firefighters and other first responders cordoned off the area leading to the warehouse.
The fire is contained in a process so that it does not spread to other warehouses.
Pictures and videos show thick black smoke billowing from the area and this is an urgent story and will be updated as soon as more details become available.