Fire breaks out at nursing home in J'lem; several injured

By JPOST.COM STAFF
March 9, 2012 09:03

A fire broke out at the a nursing home in Jerusalem on Friday, injuring a number of elderly residents.

Firefighters battled a flames on the upper floors of the retirement home, which is on Ben Tzvi Street in Jerusalem. Most of the injured suffered from smoke inhalation.

The fire was the result of an electrical short, according to Army Radio.


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