Civil Defence officers managed to extinguish a fire that broke out early Saturday in four cars and three storefronts in Riffa Souq area without causing any injuries. A young man was driving his car in the market area in Riffa when he was surprised by a fire in the engine. He immediately stopped and contacted the Civil Defence, as he ran out of the car. Three cars parked on the side of the road and the front of three closed shops were hit by the fire with no casualties reported. After extinguishing the fire, the official authorities opened an investigation to find out its causes.