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Death toll in China warehouse fire rises to 14

Death toll in China warehouse fire rises to 14

The death toll from a warehouse fire in central China has risen to 14, including three children.
The official Xinhua News Agency said Wednesday that firefighters found two bodies in the two-story building late Tuesday.
It says a short circuit in an electrical outlet downstairs is believed to have caused Tuesday's fire. Most people in the warehouse managed to escape, but at least a dozen were trapped on the second floor.
The warehouse is located in an industrial park in Wuhan in Hubei province. Xinhua says it is rented by a latex firm.
Xinhua says the building contained temporary dorms for workers and some of the victims were their family members.