Fire in an apartment building in Argentina: 5 dead and 35 injured


Four of the victims had inhaled smoke and the fifth had burns – Of the 35 injured, a 52-year-old man is being treated by intubation, in serious condition – In total, the building has 14 floors.

Five people, two women and three children, were killed and others 35 nursesafter inhaling smoke when it broke out fire in one apartment building in his neighborhood Buenos Airestoday at dawn.

The fire, the causes of which remain unclear at the moment, started around 6 in the morning, local time, from an apartment on the 7th floor of the building, in the Recoleta district. It quickly grew in size and expanded to the upper floor. In total, this building has 14 floors.

Firefighters removed two women and three children who were “unconscious” from the building and died while being transported to the hospital. According to Alberto Cresedi, director of the SAME emergency service, four of the victims had inhaled smoke and a fifth had burns.

From the 35 injured, a man 52 years old is treated intubatedin serious condition.

Source: ΑΠΕ-ΜΠΕ

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