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A massive fire broke out in a building in Philadelphia, killing 13 people, including children

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A massive fire broke out in a building in Philadelphia. 13 people, including seven children, died in the fire incident on Wednesday morning. Local fire officials gave this information. Officials said four danger warning devices were installed in the building in case of fire, but none were in working condition. He said that two injured have been rushed to the hospital.

According to the information, this incident of fire occurred in the Fairmount area of ​​​​Philadelphia city of America at around 6.40 am in a three-storey building. The biggest thing is that 7 children lost their lives in the fire incident. According to eyewitnesses, this incident of fire was very terrible.

Victims’ families are comforting each other. Jacuita Purifoy of Philadelphia lost 10 family members when a fire broke out in a three-story home. The victim Purifoy said that he was in shock and did not know what to do.

13 people died

After the fire incident, eight people managed to escape, escaping from the flames, officials of the fire department said. Two people are badly injured in the accident, who have been admitted to the hospital. According to the fire department, the death toll in the accident may increase further.

Philadelphia Mayor Jim Kenney told the media on Wednesday, “This is undoubtedly one of the saddest days in the history of our city, the loss of so many people in such a tragic way is very painful.

Craig Murphy, deputy commissioner of the Philadelphia Fire Department, said that it has seen the worst fire in 35 years of service. At present, what caused the fire is being investigated.

Asad Malik

Asad is a journalist at UsamaSpeaks.com and he deals with Pakistan News, India News, and Lottery Sambad. Asad is a very professional and authentic news journalist.

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