Seven dead in China fire

Nov. 5, 2013 at 1:41 AM

BEIJING, Nov. 5 (UPI) -- Fire erupted in a five-story residential complex in China's central Henan province Tuesday, killing at least seven people, authorities said.

The fire, in the province's capital of Zhengzhou, began in a nearby house and quickly spread to the residential building, Xinhua News Agency reported. One more person was injured in the blaze.

Other details were not immediately available.

The cause of the fire was under investigation.

Related UPI Stories
Latest Headlines
Trending Stories
Madeleine Albright: 'Special place in hell' for women who don't support women
Watch every star-studded Super Bowl 50 commercial
Islamic State crucifies teen in Syria
Early human ancestor didn't have a nutcracker jaw
Elton John rides with James Corden for Carpool Karaoke