Nightclub fire kills 12 in East China

Updated: 2007-09-26 17:03

NANCHANG - At least 12 people were killed and six others injured in a fire in a nightclub in East China's Jiangxi Province on Tuesday night, according to the local public security bureau.

A fire engulfed the "Bense Jingying" club in Linchuan District of Fuzhou City at about 10:20 p.m.

The injured six are in hospital and are in stable conditions, according to doctors.

Investigators are trying to determine the cause of the fire.

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