Addis Fortune (Addis Ababa)

Ethiopia: Tragic Accident

A five-hour long horrendous fire ravaged an area commonly known as Serategna Sefer located in the centre of Piazza on February 07, 2013 around 5 am in the morning.

The fire blazed through the houses and parked cars until 10 am destroying 46 homes and killing three individuals according to sources. The Addis Abeba Fire & Emergency Agency reached the spot 45 minutes later.

The cause of the accident was not identified, however, people in the area indicated that a fire broke out in one the houses due to a gas leak.

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