Nightclub fire kills 15 in Ecuador

April 20th, 2008 - 12:30 pm ICT by admin  

Quito, April 20 (Xinhua) At least 15 people were killed when a fire broke out at a crowded nightclub in the Ecuadorian capital, a news report said. According to the report, the inferno at the nightclub Saturday was caused by fireworks. Thirty-five people were injured in the accident.

The club is located just 500 meters from the main commercial centre in the southern part of the capital.

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