Geraardsbergen. On Wednesday, August 17, a house fire broke out in the Weverijstraat in Geraardsbergen around 5.40 pm. The fire was the result of burning roofing on a roof. The flames from the burner spread to the roof, but the workmen quickly had the fire under control. The fire brigade was quickly on the spot. Firefighters have extinguished the roof and checked that the fire did not spread under the roof. All in all, the fire was very limited. During the extinguishing work, some pans were removed and there is some water damage. There were no injuries. Weverijstraat was closed to all traffic.