Ten workers killed in Abu Dhabi building fire: newspaper

February 21, 2015 10:46 AM

8 0

RIYADH (Reuters) - A tire shop fire in Abu Dhabi late on Friday killed 10 foreign workers and injured eight others who were living in an upstairs apartment, the local Gulf News reported on Saturday.

The blaze in the Musaffah district gutted the two-story building, which contained seven shops on the ground floor but was illegally used as workers' accommodation upstairs, the paper reported, citing police sources.

Also read: Black man arrested in South for writing racist graffiti

Read more

To category page