oakland - The big fire in the US city of Oakland (CA) has definitely claimed 24 lives. The authorities have announced the preliminary number of victims Sunday. They fear that the death toll rises further.
Earlier, the fire already reported that nine people were killed. The fire broke out Friday night during a party and hold fast to him.
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.