Firefighters have been combating flames since 9:45 am after a fire that broke out at a warehouse across from the Sunflower Hotel in Qawra.
The fire started at around 9:15 am, with the fire brigade arriving 30 minutes later. People on the scene have seen over 15 fire brigade vehicles on the scene and many police officers.
Police could not confirm whether anyone has been injured in the fire, but it is unlikely.
It is also unclear how the fire started.