Henan yesterday fire
March 29 at 1 o’clock in the morning, near red square, jiaozuo city “videoclub video halls of heaven“ that caught on fire after watching videos ofmore than 90 people, apart from the 12 people lucky enough to survive, and the remaining 74 people died in the flames.
According to residents near the fire site introduction, audio and videohalls of heaven bosses in order to attract audiences, after 12 o’clock everynight, they locked front door and began showing videos, their business isbooming. Had watched the show a young man say: “the video halls open at 8o’clock every night until 6 in the morning until end of slide show. ”
In the video outside the front door of the Office, still hung with the twochasing lothario, the burning girl, like the TV Guide brand. A soldiersinvolved in fire fighting, told reporters: “at 3 o’clock in the morning wereceived fire orders, because video halls are decorated with flammablematerial and a small box, so the fire was fierce, spouted flames severalmetres away from their door, the fire lasted nearly 3 hours. In the fire atthe same time, we save together with police, but most of the bodies havebeen burnt beyond recognition or physical isolation, despite the rescue, andonly 12 people survived, burn the exact number of the dead were 74, male and63 female 11. ”
Local promoters to a cadre told reporters, after the fire, the Ministry of public security, the National Association, the main leaders of Henanprovince and public security, politics and law, head of the fire departmentrushed to the scene in the morning on the same day, the cause of the fire isstill under investigation. Has been able to burn so many people, because thevideo halls boss to prevent law enforcement inspection, video locked thedoor when, after a fire in the House, the audience cannot escape.
It is reported that charred by fire 74 bodies had been shipped before 8o’clock in the morning on the day of a funeral parlour for storage. Policealso carried out body identification work, according to the survey, theaccident death of personnel may be mostly students and young people falling in love, and migrants and migrant workers specifically come here to sleep.
At about 11 o’clock in the morning, packed the square was crowded withthousands of spectators, dozens of relatives of the dead regardless ofcivilian police to dissuade crying more than the square, and some evenfainted in the streets. At about 5 o’clock in the afternoon, when reporterswent to hospitals in jiaozuo mining area when they meet one by one of theinjured, was rejected by the custody of civilian police. Medical personneltold reporters: “wounded, 23, of jiaozuo city, people, unemployed, feet, andface in the course of his escape was injured by fire, but the injury was nottoo heavy. ”
It is reported that, until about 7 o’clock last evening, the local policeare still busy at the scene. Jiaozuo from Shenyang to help investigate thecause ignition of fire experts are busily working, the leadership hasordered limits within 72 hours to identify the cause of the fire. Butaccording to the staff revealed that fire is probably, audio-visualequipment works all night fever caused by short circuit accident due tomotor.