A fire that started in the early hour of today,Tuesday the 6th of June, has burnt down a house in River State and killed two teenagers.
The fire is being reported to have destroyed properties worth millions of Naira, the incident happened along SDP Road in Bonny LGA of River State.
It was gathered that the two teenagers involved are said to be 10 and 14 years respectively. The fire started with an uncontrollable speed, it engulfed the home of the victims and unfortunately they got caught up in the fire and died.
Hon. Sim Emmanuel Hart, the CTC Chairman of the LGA, accompanied by his Secretary, Lady Helen Jack-Wilson Pepple, Supervisors and Advisers of Council visited the scene of the fire incident and the death of the teenagers was confirmed.
No further details as to what caused the fire or how the fire started. Investigation continues.