Spain retirement home blaze leaves eight dead

A blaze in a retirement home in northern Spain overnight left eight people dead and 11 hurt, the regional government said Sunday.

AFP| Updated: Jul 12, 2015, 15:41 PM IST

Madrid: A blaze in a retirement home in northern Spain overnight left eight people dead and 11 hurt, the regional government said Sunday.

"There are eight dead and 11 hurt, including two seriously from smoke inhalation," a spokesman for the Aragon region government told AFP, adding that the cause of the fire was not yet known.