House fire in Quang Ninh leaves one dead

VOV.VN - One person has been killed following a house used to sell bedding products on Le Luong street in Dam Ha town catching fire on June 9.

According to details released by the People’s Committee of Dam Ha district, the fire initially broke out at 1 a.m. at a four-story house belonging to Mai Van Toan.

As the fire progressed it rapidly engulfed the house which contained a number of highly-flammable materials.

Toan and his son were able to quickly escape the building, although Toan’s wife was stuck inside and later passed away.

Immediately after the fire alarm was raised a crew of fire fighters and a number of fire engines were mobilised to the scene in order to extinguish the blaze.

At present the cause of the incident is under investigation.

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