Asia’s tallest wood tower, the Jiulong temple, was destroyed by fire in Sichuan in 2017. Photo: Getty Images Asia’s tallest wood tower, the Jiulong temple, was destroyed by fire in Sichuan in 2017. Photo: Getty Images
Asia’s tallest wood tower, the Jiulong temple, was destroyed by fire in Sichuan in 2017. Photo: Getty Images

Fire, safety hazards found at Chinese cultural heritage sites, while authorities warn of flood risks

  • Officials have found 140 potential fire hazards at 60 cultural heritage sites across the country
  • They also warned about flood season, which has hit some areas known for museums and heritage sites

Topic |   China Society
Asia’s tallest wood tower, the Jiulong temple, was destroyed by fire in Sichuan in 2017. Photo: Getty Images Asia’s tallest wood tower, the Jiulong temple, was destroyed by fire in Sichuan in 2017. Photo: Getty Images
Asia’s tallest wood tower, the Jiulong temple, was destroyed by fire in Sichuan in 2017. Photo: Getty Images
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