WATCH: Ħal Farruġ Boatyard Goes Up In Flames As Huge Plume Of Smoke Rises Over Airport
The smoke is visible from as far off as Kappara
A massive fire has broke out in a boatyard in Triq Ħal Farruġ, Luqa, according to initial reports.
Video footage shows a huge plume of smoke emerging from the boatyard, darkening the runway of the nearby Malta International Airport and visible from as far off as Kappara. No flights have been affected.
Firefighters, police officers and medics are on site, but it is unknown whether there have been any injuries at this stage.
More information as it comes in