Eight dead in apartment fire in north Paris: Police

 A fire in an apartment building in the north of Paris early on Wednesday morning has killed eight people, including children, a police source said.

AFP| Updated: Sep 02, 2015, 11:37 AM IST

Paris: A fire in an apartment building in the north of Paris early on Wednesday morning has killed eight people, including children, a police source said.

The fire in the eighteenth arrondissement, the cause of which is unknown, broke out at around 4:30 am (0230 GMT). Interior minister Bernard Cazeneuve and police chief Michel Cadot were on site.