HO CHI MINH CITY, March 30 (Xinhua) — A fire broke out at a house in southern Vietnam’s Ho Chi Minh City (HCMC) early on Tuesday, killing six people and injuring one, Vietnam News Agency reported.
Authorities found the bodies in a house in Thu Duc City, a municipality under the administration of HCMC, saying that the fire started at around 1:00 a.m. local time, according to the news agency.
The victims included two children aged one and seven, local online newspaper VnExpress reported, adding that the house owner, a 54-year-old man, was injured while trying to save his family members.
Further investigation is underway to identify the cause of the incident. Enditem