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10 killed in senior nursing home fire

Updated: 2013-07-26 08:48
( Xinhua)

HARBIN - Ten elderly people were killed in a fire that broke out at a senior nursing home in northeast China's Heilongjiang Province early Friday morning, local authorities said.

The fire occurred at about 1:15 a.m. at Lianhe Senior Nursing Home in Hailun City, according to the municipal government's publicity department.

The cause of the fire is under investigation.

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