June 17, 2024



Milan tower block fire ‘reminiscent’ of Grenfell disaster, officials say


By Euronews with AP

Italian firefighters are still tackling a major fire at a 20-story apartment building in Milan but said there was no indication that anyone was missing inside.

The blaze was first reported on Sunday by a resident, who sounded the alarm and urged others to evacuate. Some cases of smoke inhalation were reported, but no serious injuries or deaths.

Authorities said they were working to extinguish the remaining flames on Monday and continuing to search the towerblock.

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