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8 killed, 24 injured in HK downtown fire

11-30-2011 13:47 BJT

Rescuers help an injured person near the site of a fire in
downtown Hong Kong, south China, Nov. 30, 2011. Eight charred
bodies were found at a fire site on Wednesday in Mong Kok on
Kowloon island, Hong Kong, 24 people were sent to the hospital for
medical treatment, said a government press release. The blaze
started around 4:40 a.m. local time, a spokeswoman from the police
department told Xinhua. (Xinhua/Lui Siu Wai)

 

Rescuers work at the site of a fire in downtown Hong Kong, south China, Nov. 30,
2011. Eight charred bodies were found at a fire site on Wednesday in Mong Kok on
Kowloon island, Hong Kong, 24 people were sent to the hospital for medical
treatment, said a government press release. The blaze started around 4:40 a.m.
local time, a spokeswoman from the police department told Xinhua.
(Xinhua/Lui Siu Wai)

 

Rescuers get an injured person near the site of a fire in downtown Hong Kong,
south China, Nov. 30, 2011. Eight charred bodies were found at a fire site on
Wednesday in Mong Kok on Kowloon island, Hong Kong, 24 people were sent to the
hospital for medical treatment, said a government press release. The blaze started
around 4:40 a.m. local time, a spokeswoman from the police department told Xinhua.
(Xinhua/Lui Siu Wai)

 


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