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Southern Taiwan building fire kills 46: local media

Source: XinhuaUpdated: 2021-10-15
TAIPEI, Oct. 14 (Xinhua) -- A deadly fire in southern Taiwan's Kaohsiung has caused major casualties, including 46 dead and 41 injured, said local media reports.

The 40-year-old commercial and residential building caught fire in the early hours of Thursday, and 139 people live in the building.

An investigation on the cause of the blaze is underway. Enditem
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