Fire kills 21 at Russian psychiatric hospital

December 13, 2015 6:20 AM

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MOSCOW (AP) — Russian emergency services say 21 people died when a fire swept through a home for people suffering from mental illness, and 51 were rescued.

Investigators have not yet determined the cause of the fire at the facility in the Voronezh region, about 350 miles south of Moscow.

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