Tivoli Gardens Police Investigating Fire Damages To JPS Power Plant

The Tivoli Gardens Police are now investigating the circumstances surrounding a fire that damaged a section of a JPS power plant on Marcus Garvey drive, in Kingston last evening.

Reports from the Tivoli Gardens Police are that about 5:55 p.m., workers saw smoke coming from a building that housed electrical control panels and summoned the Police and the fire department. The York Park Fire Department responded and conducted cooling down operations.

Investigations have so far revealed that the fire was caused by an electric short circuit.

Damage is estimated at US$700,000.

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