Oh No! 7 Dead In Paris Building Fire

A building fire in Paris has killed 7 people and left 28 others injured. According to reports, the fire ripped through a building on Monday night leaving so many casualties. Three firefightersOh No! 7 Dead In Paris Building Fire 1 were also reported to have sustained minor injuries.  Fire service spokesperson Captain Clement Cognon, while speaking on the sad incident said; “the toll could still increase because the fire is still in progress on the 7th and 8th floors.” The fire which has since been described as a  “scene of incredible violence”,  started at about 1:00 am (0000 GMT). Its cause is so far unknown.Oh No! 7 Dead In Paris Building Fire 1Captain Cognon added: “We had to carry out many rescues, including some people who had taken refuge on the roofs. Thirty people were evacuated on ladders.”  At approximately 5:00 am (0400 GMT), fire crews had finished evacuating the block on rue Erlanger but were still fighting the flames.  Oh No! 7 Dead In Paris Building Fire 1 Photo Credit: AFP

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