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Cambodia hotel fire killed 10 people and 30 injured

By FactsWow Team

Posted on: 29 Dec, 2022

The fire happened at Diamond City hotel

On Wednesday, a fire at the Casino hotel raged for several hours where 50 people were trapped inside the Grand Diamond City hotel in Poipet on the Thailand border.

Credits: The Mirror

People jumping to escape from fire

Shocking footage from the hotel was released where people are jumping to escape the flames from the fifth floor and plummeting to the ground below.

Credits: Times Now

Fire at hotel started at midnight

Several hours into the fire, which is believed to have started about midnight, other portions of the building were also spotted dangerously 'leaning.'

Credits: NBS news

Rescue squad brought from Thailand

Patcharin Thaenthon, the group's leader, revealed that the fire's fury stopped them from accessing the scene and that a rescue squad was dispatched from Thailand across the border to assist in putting it out.

Credits: WBUR

53 victims saved from hotel fire

At 8.30 am local time, 53 individuals were reported to have been saved when the fire was still burning.

Credits: The Tyee

The fire started at the Casino complex

Unverified posts on social media claimed that the hotel and casino complex's fire had been raging 'uncontrolled' for about six hours. One video clip showed a sizable portion of the roof still ablaze.

Credits: The Economic Times

Volunteers joined with firefighters

Several volunteers came forward to help rescue the victims along with the firefighters.

Credits: round lake fire department

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