13 dead, 6 injured in devastating bar fire in France’s Rouen : 13 people had died after a fire decimated and destroyed a bar in Rouen, Normandy region, France, a local newspaper reports. Most of the deceased were young people attending a birthday party.
According to the newspaper reports that the fire started in the bar around midnight where young people had been gathering to celebrate a private birthday party in the northern city of Rouen, the Paris-Normandy.
Firefighters responded to the emergency, and reached the spot in minimum time. They had declared 13 people dead so far. More than a dozen people were injured in that furious fire.