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More than forty people injured in fire night club Bucharest

More than forty people injured in fire night club Bucharest

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More than forty people are injured in a fire in a nightclub in Bucharest. The fire broke in the night from Friday to Saturday.

One person is in critical condition in the hospital. Most of the injured have smoke inhaled, or are suffering from hypothermia hit. Some of them have broken bones suffered when they panic from the terrace were blown.

The fire broke out around 3.30 a.m. the cause is still unknown. The authorities have opened an investigation. The club had in any case no brandveiligheidsvergunning. Since 2015, a number of fines issued to the venue. In 2005, the location also already been affected by fire.

A year and a half ago came to a fire in a different nightclub in Bucharest, 64 people killed and were more than a hundred people injured. That fire arose because of the fire-resistant insulation made hay caught fire when a firework was chipped during a concert.

People trampled on each other on the way to the exit; in the hall were no emergency exits. Although the safety was in order, had the municipal authorities the club a licence is given.

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