Murcia, 5 more missing in nightclub fire which caused 13 deaths


By John

The search continues unabated for those missing in the fire that devastated a nightclub in Murcia at dawn on Sunday. In the three premises destroyed by flames in the Atalaya area, 13 people lost their lives, but 5 are still missing. Twenty-four injured.

Three fire brigade teams, assisted by local and national police officers, are busy among the rubble of the Fonda Milagros de Atalayas restaurant, where the fire started, and of two other venues: the Teatre and the Golden. In the Region of Murcia this is the first of three days of mourning decreed by the local government