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February 2019 Paris fire

A fire occurred at a block of flats in rue Erlanger in the 16th arrondissement of Paris, France, in the early hours of 5 February 2019. Ten people were killed and more than thirty others injured. A 40-year-old female resident of the building was arrested. It was the deadliest fire in Paris since 2005.[1][2][3][4]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Breeden, Aurelien (4 February 2019). "Paris Fire Kills at Least 10 in Apartment Building; Arson Is Suspected". Retrieved 7 February 2019 – via NYTimes.com.
  2. ^ Willsher, Kim (5 February 2019). "Paris fire: woman arrested after 10 die in apartment building". The Guardian. Retrieved 10 February 2019.
  3. ^ "Ten die in Paris apartment block inferno". BBC News. 5 February 2019. Retrieved 10 February 2019.
  4. ^ Adamson, Thomas; Hinnant, Lori (5 February 2019). "Apartment inferno kills 10; deadliest Paris fire since 2005". AP NEWS. Retrieved 10 February 2019.