02.05.2014 01.25 PM
GIANT FIRE IN BARRACAS

The Gov’t decreed two-day mourning for the tragedy victims

Cabinet Chief, Jorge Capitanich, announced two-day mourning in solidarity with the victims of the fire at Iron Mountain paper file factory situated in the neighbourhood of Barracas, in Buenos Aires City.

At least nine people were killed after one of the walls of the building collapsed. Security Secretary Sergio Berni and Buenos Aires City’s Security Minister Guillermo Montenegro were onsite the fire scene.

The announcement was made by the official at Government House during midday.