Towering Inferno: 500 Flee as Fire Engulfs 35-Story Building in Hong Kong

 Towering Inferno: 500 Flee as Fire Engulfs 35-Story Building in Hong Kong

Hong Kong Victoria Harbour at night. Photo: Dice.



Some 500 people were evacuated and six received injuries as a massive blaze broke out on the surface of a 35-story residential building in Hong Kong, local media reported Wednesday.

BEIJING (Sputnik) – According to the South China Morning Post newspaper, the fire first occurred when the bamboo scaffolding around the building was set ablaze around the 23rd floor.

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