Hohhot in northern China witnessed a fire engulfed a restaurant, resulting in the deaths of four individuals and injuries to four others, according to local authorities.
Preliminary investigations conducted by authorities suggest that the fire was ignited by the burning of decorations and furnishings within the restaurant.
A swift response from the local firefighting team helped contain and extinguish the flames, preventing further damage.
The four injured individuals are currently receiving medical treatment, and additional investigations are underway to determine the exact circumstances that led to this unfortunate incident.
This tragic fire serves as a reminder of the importance of fire safety measures and precautions in public establishments to prevent such devastating accidents.
Authorities continue to emphasize the need for businesses to adhere to strict safety protocols to protect both patrons and staff.