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Factory in southern border town hit by rocket; firefighters extinguish blaze

Emanuel (Mannie) Fabian is The Times of Israel's military correspondent.

Firefighters work to extinguish blaze caused by rocket strike in southern border community, August 6, 2022 (Screen grab/Twitter)
Firefighters work to extinguish blaze caused by rocket strike in southern border community, August 6, 2022 (Screen grab/Twitter)

A factory in a town close to the border with the Gaza Strip was damaged by a direct rocket impact earlier in the day, officials say.

The Fire and Rescue Service says it has extinguished a blaze caused by the rocket attack.

There were no injuries in the strike.

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