One child killed in fire in Syrian refugee camp

The fire broke out in the tent in Akçakale district of Şanlıurfa on Tuesday.

One child killed in fire in Syrian refugee camp

World Bulletin / News Desk

One Syrian child was killed in a fire in a Syrian refugee camp in southern Turkish province of Şanlıurfa.

The fire broke out in the tent in Akçakale district of Şanlıurfa on Tuesday. Officials in the refugee camp and firefighters quickly extinguished the fire but 10 years old Melek Hackaddur was heavily injured in the fire. She was taken to Akçakale State Hospital but doctors could not save her.

Hackaddur's body was taken to Şanlıurfa Education and Research Hospital for an autopsy.

Last Mod: 12 Şubat 2013, 16:43
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