Fatal fire caused by energy spike: Flamengo CEO

Soccer fans of Flamengo soccer club hold a banner in front of the club's headquarters after a deadly fire in their training center, in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil February 9, 2019. REUTERS/Pilar Olivares

RIO DE JANEIRO (Reuters) – The fire that killed 10 young footballers at Flamengo’s training ground in Rio de Janeiro was caused by a spike of electricity that led to a fire in an air conditioning unit, the club’s CEO Reinaldo Belotti said on Saturday. The fire started in the early hours of Friday morning, […]

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