A minimum of 10 individuals, together with girls and kids, had been killed and three others had been injured when a large fireplace broke out early Friday at a picket home in northwest Pakistan, police and rescue employees stated.
The incident occurred in Kohistan, a district within the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province, stated Taimoor Khan, a provincial catastrophe administration official. He stated the deaths had been brought on by the roof collapsing amid the fireplace.
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It was unclear what triggered the blaze and police stated they had been nonetheless investigating.
Prime Minister Shahbaz Sharif and different officers have expressed their grief and shock over the incident.