A fire in La Boca left two children dead
Argentina, October 13, 2013
Alberto Crescenti, head of SAME, told Telam news agency that two children died after a fire in a tenement in the neighborhood of La Boca.
Besides the two deaths, Crescenti confirmed that 11 people were attended in place, of which 5 were referred to hospitals Penna and Argerich, from burns, smoke inhalation and breakdown.
The fire started at 7:00 am and quickly spread through two floors of a building located at 850 Carlos Melo, La Boca, about seven blocks from the popular Caminito.
In the place worked eight fire crews that around 10:00 am had managed to control the flames. Also attended ten SAME ambulances and a helicopter.