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A major fire destroyed the installations of the Colchonería La Reina mattress factory in the industrial district of La Fe. The factory is located at Calle Pedro Livio Cedeño corner Av. Ortega y Gasset. The fire broke out at around 2:30am on Wednesday, 9 June 2021. The intense flames caused the collapse of a large area of the roof of the factory. Two dozen firefighting units tackled the flames putting these out by noon. The reasons for the fire are under investigation.
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