At least two workers were killed Thursday by a fire in a textile studio in the southern Turkish province of Gaziantep, and at least five others were reportedly injured.
According to Turkey’s Today’s Zaman, the blaze began on the fourth floor of the ?ahinbey Office Building in the ??hcan neighborhood and workers were trapped inside the building. The cause of the fire has not yet been reported.
Gaziantep firefighting authority chief Cafer Y?lmaz said the two killed died of smoke inhalation and the five injured victims are being treated at a local hospital, Today’s Zaman reported.