Fire kills four in Binh Duong Province

A fire occurred at a house in Binh Duong Province and killed three members of a family on early February 26.

               Scene of the fire (Photo: Sggp)

According to the relevant departments, the fire broke out at around 1:00 am early morning in the house at No.84/31, Phu Hoa Ward, Thu Dau Mot City. Locals saw the blaze and tried to stamp it out but did not succeed.

There were four people inside the house at that time. Victims included Ho Hong Diep, 39; his wife Doan Thi Phi Yen; their son and daughter, Ho Gia Bao and Ho Bao Chau.

Colonel Le Anh Viet, deputy director of Binh Duong province’s Firefighting and Prevention Police Department said that 4 fire engines and nearly 40 firefighters were dispatched to the scene to contain the fire.

Investigation into the accident is underway.

By staff writers – Translated by Kim Khanh

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