Death toll rose again after fire in Oakland

Death toll rose again after fire in Oakland

World December 5, 2016 23:45

oakland - The death toll from the fire in Oakland has risen to 36. The fire broke out Saturday at a dance party in an old converted warehouse and hold fast to him. According to the fire is the deadliest fire in the history of Oakland.

Meanwhile, confirmed 36 deaths, but the authorities are confident that they seem even more will be found under the smoldering remains.

The party was held in a former warehouse where among others were made in homes with ateliers for artists. In the building was no sprinkler system and the fire department suspects that there is no smoke alarms have gone off to warn the partygoers. Due to the fire the roof collapsed. That was on the second floor of the building. According to local journalists were there at that time sixty to seventy people in the building.

The fire department has no idea what caused the fire, but does not think the fire is kindled. The investigation is in progress.

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