8 children, 5 adults killed in Southern Shouneh’s fire

Amman, Eight children, four women and one man were killed in the fire that broke out in a zinc-roofed house in the Karama district of Southern Shouneh on Monday, the media office of the Civil Defence Department (CDD) said.

“The cause of the fire is an electrical short-circuit,” the office told Petra’s reporter, noting that the injured were listed in fair condition.

Source: Jordan News Agency