France Rouen fire kills 13 at birthday party

  • Image copyright AFP Image caption Those who died were trapped in a room below the bar
  • Image copyright AFP Image caption Birthday candles on a cake are thought to have caused the fire
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@BBCBreaking: “At least 13 people reported killed, six injured by fire in a bar in Rouen, northern France”


A fire caused by candles on a birthday cake at a bar in the northern French city of Rouen kills at least 13 people and injures six.


France Rouen fire kills 13 at birthday party