At least three dead in big fire in skyscraper Hawaii

At least three dead in big fire in skyscraper Hawaii

In a 36-storey high condo in Honolulu in the U.s. state of Hawaii is Friday (local time) a fire broke out. According to the fire brigade, at least three people to life, reports AP.

They are on the 26th floor, where the fire broke out. Police and firefighters would all of the doors in the apartment, and go off in search of victims. The fire brigade does not exclude that the number of dead is still rising.

Different people would be stuck in their apartment, while dozens of firefighters fight fire. Helicopters circling around the towers.

It is according to the local media to the Marco Polo building on Kapiolani Boulevard, where 568 apartments are located.

Several wounded are spot treated. They have the smoke inhaled. At least two of the wounded to the hospital.


The mayor of Honolulu at a press conference to let you know that the 26th floor of the building from 1971 is not equipped with sprinklers. If there were had the fire has never been so can quickly spread, according to a spokesman of the local fire brigade.

Via Twitter, than a lot of bystanders the fire through the Periscope.

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