An ominous column of black smoke in the sky visible from miles away. The fire developed in front of the Termini station amid the fear of the hundreds of people who on Friday afternoon who were near the entrance of via Marsala of the first railway station in the capital. According to what is learned, the fire involved eleven scooters that were parked near a bar in the Esquilino area. Blackened – but without further damage – the facade of the adjacent building.
The call for intervention at 112 around 5 pm on 7 October. The firefighters and the state police intervened on the spot and – as a precaution – evacuated the people present in a bar adjacent to the place where the scooters caught fire.
The 118 staff were also on site who treated a woman who was intoxicated after inhaling the smoke resulting from the fire. The causes remain to be ascertained. Investigations underway by the state police.
The repercussions on the normal viability of the area were heavy, with four patrols of the Trevi group of the local police of Roma Capitale who temporarily closed via Solferino pending the end of the intervention of the firefighters.