Nightclub fire kills over 200

 
 
 
  • Firefighters try to put out a fire at a nightclub in Santa Maria, Brazil. It's reported 233 died while 116 were injured. (Germano Roratto, AFP)
  • The victims of a nightclub fire receive medical assistance in a street of Santa Maria. The fire broke around around 2am on Sunday when a member of the Kiss Club's band allegedly lit a firework that set the ceiling ablaze. (AFP)
  • (Gernamo Roratto, AFP)
  • (Gernamo Roratto, AFP)
  • (Gernamo Roratto, AFP)
  • (Gernamo Roratto, AFP)
  • This frame grab taken from Brazil's Globo News shows volunteers attempting to open an escape way at a night club while a fire raged inside in Santa Maria.
  • Medics and Brazilian Air Force personnel carry a victim of a fire that tore through a packed nightclub early Sunday. (Correio do Povo, Ricardo Giusti, AFP)
  • Rescue workers investigate Kiss nightclub. (Correio do Povo, Tarsila Pereira, AFP)
  • (Correio do Povo, Tarsila Pereira, AFP)
  • Relatives of victims from a fire that broke out at a nightclub weep during their funeral in Santa Maria. (Jefferson Bernardes, AFP)
  • (Jefferson Bernardes, AFP)
  •  (Jefferson Bernardes, AFP)
  •  (Jefferson Bernardes, AFP)
  •  (Jefferson Bernardes, AFP)