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25 Aug 2018 | 03:51 AM UTC

China: Hotel fire kills at least 18 in Harbin August 25

China News Alert

Fire breaks out at hot springs hotel in Harbin (Heilongjiang province) August 25, killing at least 18 people; rescue efforts ongoing

TIMEFRAME expected from 8/25/2018, 12:00 AM until 8/25/2018, 11:59 PM (Asia/Shanghai). COUNTRY/REGION Harbin

Event

Local news sources reported a hotel fire occurred in the northeastern city of Harbin (Heilongjiang province) during the early morning hours of Saturday, August 25. As of 11:45 (local time) at least 18 people were reportedly killed in the blaze and rescue efforts are ongoing. Emergency officials are still investigating the cause of the fire.

Advice

Individuals in Harbin are advised to avoid the area of the incident and obey all instructions issued by the local authorities.

 

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