Casualties reported as fire breaks out in Syrian refugee camp in Turkey

News reports said a woman and a child were killed in the fire but the information has not been confirmed yet.

Casualties reported as fire breaks out in Syrian refugee camp in Turkey

World Bulletin / News Desk

A fire broke out in a container city in Yayladağı, a town in Hatay province near the Turkish-Syrian border, where hundreds of Syrian refugees are being housed after fleeing their country.

Fire trucks arrived on the scene immediately and brought the fire under control. Officials have started an investigation into the causes of the fire.

News reports said a woman and a child were killed in the fire but the information has not been confirmed yet. An official said there are several people who were critically injured in the fire.

Last Mod: 06 Temmuz 2012, 16:32
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