Translated from Spanish
A fire was declared at eight o'clock at the premises of Ferrari Land. According to the Fire Department of the Generalitat, the buildings affected in the area of new construction of the theme park Port Aventura are adjacent to the Campanille tower, 25 meters high and cover a theater. The fire has burned inside the latter. The fire has not produced personal injury but has generated a dense smoke in the neighboring localities of Vila-seca, Salou and Cambrils. Firefighters have extinguished the flame that has been burning tower and cover around a quarter of ten in the evening. According to some witnesses, the tower should be concerned.
At first allocations have shifted eight Firefighters to the scene to control the fire, but finally this figure has increased to fifteen. Witnesses say flames have been between 20 and 30 meters, and some workers would be inside the building when the fire is declared.
PortAventura has confirmed in a statement that there has been no person injured in the fire. It also says that "this incident will not change the schedule planned opening" of the park, scheduled for April 7, 2017.
The mayor of Salou, Pere Granados, has moved with the local police to the park as soon as the flames have begun. Granados said that the fire appears to have started while some workers worked in construction. He added that "there is no attack," denying rumors that have circulated. The Minister of Interior Jordi Jané also is at the park.
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