More Than a Dozen People Feared Dead in a Massive Fire at an Apartment Building in Hanoi – News18

Published By: Sanstuti Nath

Last Updated: September 13, 2023, 10:43 IST

The fire is believed to have started late Tuesday (Image source: X/@AndyVermaut)

Authorities are yet to confirm the exact death toll. The fire has been extinguished but rescue operations are continuing

Around a dozen people are feared dead after a massive fire broke out at an apartment building in Vietnam’s capital, Hanoi, state media said on Wednesday.

The fire is believed to have started late Tuesday and 54 of the 70 people who were rescued from the building were hospitalized with injuries, the report said.

Authorities are yet to confirm the exact death toll. The fire has been extinguished but rescue operations are continuing.

(This story has not been edited by News18 staff and is published from a syndicated news agency feed – PTI)