Fire erupts in J'lem home belonging to Eritrean migrants

By JPOST.COM STAFF
July 12, 2012 06:36




A fire erupted in an apartment occupied by migrants from Eritrea Thursday morning in Jerusalem.

One person was seriously injured as a result of burns, and two others were lightly injured from smoke inhalation. All three were rushed to nearby hospital for treatment.

Police believe that the incident was an arson attack, and have opened an investigation into the incident.

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