Firefighters light candles during a vigil for the colleagues they lost in a huge blaze in Sichuan province. Photo: EPA-EFE

Forest fire in southwest China that killed 31 people caused by lightning, investigation says

  • Pine tree identified as origin of deadly blaze that happened in remote area of Sichuan province
  • Most of those killed were aged in their 20s, at least two were just teenagers
Topic |   Safety in China

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Firefighters light candles during a vigil for the colleagues they lost in a huge blaze in Sichuan province. Photo: EPA-EFE
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