The South Asian Times

17 January 2019 16:35 PM

Six die in Spain house fire

Madrid, Feb 23 At least six people died in Spain Saturday following a fire in a house in Burgos province, Xinhua reported.

The six victims, who all come from the same family, were staying in a holiday home in Tordomar village when the tragic incident took place, thought to have been caused by a spark from a chimney, authorities said. 

The victims included three women and three children aged between four and six.

Five people were injured in the fire, including a seven-month-old baby. 

The victims had gathered in the house to celebrate birthday of their grandmother, who also died in the blaze.

Update: 23 Feb, 2014