VietNam – Three policemen died fighting karaoke bar fire in Hanoi

The firefighting team of the Police of Cau Giay District when going upstairs to the burning house, the stairs collapsed, causing the exit to be sealed, the firefighting force ran out of oxygen, and 3 soldiers died.

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A firefighter cannot hide his sadness when he loses 3 comrades at the same time (Photo: Tuan Huy).

Hanoi police said that at about 13:10 on August 1, receiving a fire alarm at 231 Quan Hoa, Quan Hoa ward, Cau Giay district, the City Police Command Center dispatched the Fire Protection and Rescue Police Team (FIRE & RESCUE), Police of Cau Giay District, Dong Da District Fire & Rescue Police Team arrived at the scene, organized search and rescue and firefighting.

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Police approached the scene from the tum floor (Photo: Tuan Huy).

After receiving the news, the Minister of Public Security sent Major General Nguyen Van Long – Deputy Minister of Public Security directly to the scene to direct firefighting and rescue work.

By 14:15 on the same day, the fire was basically under control.

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Several fire engines were dispatched to the scene (Photo: Tuan Huy).

Initially, the fire came from the 6th floor area of the 6-storey karaoke bar that was shutting down for repairs. In the process of participating in firefighting, rescue, rescue, there were 3 Police soldiers belonging to the Fire & Rescue Police team, Cau Giay District Police died.

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The firefighters grieved at the sacrifice of their comrades (Photo: Tuan Huy).
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3 ambulances were dispatched to the scene (Photo: Tuan Hoang).

Authorities said that, initially determined, the fire occurred at the ISIS 231 Guanhua karaoke bar. At the time of the fire, the shop is being repaired, the welding process causes a fire.

The firefighting team of the Police of Cau Giay district when going upstairs to the burning house, the staircase collapsed, causing the exit to be sealed, and the firefighting force ran out of oxygen.

The three firefighting police soldiers who died were: Dang Anh Quan (Captain), Do Duc Viet, Nguyen Dinh Phuc (all of the Fire Protection and Rescue Team, Cau Giay District Police).

Currently, the Police of Hanoi city are continuing to investigate and clarify the incident.

QUANG TRUNG – LINKPIZ.COM

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