Turkish schoolgirls die in dormitory fire in Adana province

Turkish schoolgirls die in dormitory fire in Adana province
 

Eleven schoolgirls have died and at least 22 others were injured in a fire that swept through a school dormitory in southern Turkey, officials say.
A woman who worked at the dormitory also died in the fire in the town of Aladag, in Adana province.
The dormitory housed girls of secondary school age from impoverished families in nearby villages, reports said.
An initial investigation suggests the blaze may have been caused by an electrical fault.
The local mayor said it was likely that the door to the fire escape was locked. A government minister who visited the scene said it was an... read more

 
30 November 2016 in World News, Views: 31
Source: BBC
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