Dozens killed, scores injured after fire breaks out at Romanian nightclub
BUCHAREST, Romania — At least 27 people died and 155 were injured when a fire broke out at a nightclub in Bucharest, Romania, late Friday, police said.
The cause of the fire is not yet known.
The club, Colectiv, was hosting a show that featured pyrotechnics, according to its website.
Romanian President Klaus Lohannis said he was “shocked and deeply saddened” by the news.
“It is a very sad moment for all of us, for our nation and for me personally,” he said in a post to his Facebook page.