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A fatal fire occurred during the night of Friday to this Saturday in a building in Paris. The death toll was of one person dead, two seriously injured and ten more slightly affected, said a spokesman for firefighters, Florian Lointier.
The deceased is an elderly woman living on the fourth floor. She could not be saved by the firefighters. 130 of them intervened on site.
The fire broke out for an unknown cause "shortly before midnight" in an apartment on the third floor of a building located at 10 rue des Ternes, in the 17th arrondissement of the capital.
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- @PompiersParis (@PompiersParis) Fire rue des ternes, in the 17th arrondissement of Paris. Please avoid the area.
Circumscribed after approximately 1:30, the fire released thick smoke and made the stairwell completely impassable. Eighteen people were however saved thanks to ladders deployed along the facade from the interior courtyard of the building, explained Captain Lointier.
An investigation was opened and the laboratory of the Paris prefecture of police went to the site to determine the causes of this incident.
The district mayor, Geoffroy Boulard, explains that 15 people were relocated in an emergency.
After the violent fire in an apartment on rue des, we deplore the death of a person
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In the end 10 injured including 2 in absolute emergency
15 relocations carried out
Thank you to the many- Geoffroy Boulard (@geoffroyboulard) mobilized to rescue 20 people
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