Fire destroys neoclassical building in Piraeus

A neoclassical building in Piraeus was completely destroyed in a fire that broke out in the early hours of Wednesday.

The building was situated next to the former Keranis factory in the area of Kaminia.

Nine fire vehicles and 27 firemen were fighting to contain the blaze.

According to early reports, the fire allegedly broke out as a result of activities carried out by homeless people who were occupying the premises. No injuries were reported.