Approximately one hour after firefighters were called to respond to a fire at the Folk Research Centre (FRC) on Calvary Road, Castries Sunday night, they were notified of a tent fire in the Castries Market.
Reports are that three vendors’ tents, located near the Marketing Board, was completely destroyed by fire.
Emergency services were contacted at 11:05 p.m. regarding the tent fire and 10:19 p.m. for the FRC building, which was also totally destroyed.
The cause of the fires are currently under investigation.
There were no report of injuries.