Fire ravages apartment building in Hanoi, leaving many dead and injured

September 13, 2023

HCMC – A fire engulfed a mini apartment building which houses around 150 residents on Khuong Ha Street in Hanoi’s Thanh Xuan District on the evening of September 12, resulting in numerous casualties. As of 5 a.m. today, the fire and rescue police successfully rescued over 70 individuals, with 54 taken to hospital for medical treatment. The local media reported that the fire erupted at 11:50 p.m. on September 12 at the mini apartment building located in alley 29/70, Khuong Ha Street, Khuong Dinh Ward, Thanh Xuan District. Firefighters and fire trucks promptly arrived at the scene, bringing the fire under control after an hour. This morning, Deputy Prime Minister Tran Luu Quang and Hanoi Party Committee Secretary Dinh Tien Dung inspected the site of the apartment building fire, giving guidance for rescue operations.

The source of this news is from The Saigon Times