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szdaily -> China
Suspect caught after fatal fire
    2017-July-17  08:53    Shenzhen Daily

POLICE in East China’s Jiangsu Province said they have arrested a suspect for alleged arson after a fire engulfed a house that claimed 22 lives yesterday morning.

The suspect, surnamed Jiang, was in police custody. Local police gave no further information on the suspect.

The fire broke out at around 4:29 a.m. in a two-story residential house in Yushan Township in Changshu City, leaving 22 people dead and another three injured. The three’s injuries were not life-threatening.

The Beijing News said the house was a dormitory for staff members of a restaurant. The victims included chefs and waiters, all migrant workers in their 20s, a staff member of the restaurant told the paper.

A total of 24 disaster-relief teams have been set up to offer legal and mental support for the families and relatives of the victims.

The fire was put out at 5:28 a.m. Further investigation into the cause of the accident is under way.

(Xinhua)

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