Rio declares three days of mourning after fire kills 10 teenage footballers

Posted In: News Date:Feb 9th, 2019

Rio de Janeiro has declared three days of mourning as investigators seek to determine the cause of the fire that killed 10 teenage footballers at the training centre of the city’s Flamengo football club on Friday morning. Cláudio Castro, the vice governor of the state of Rio de Janeiro, said authorities were looking at the possibility of a short circuit in an air conditioning unit