Labasa fire victim passes away
July 30, 2015 10:56 pm
A 45-year-old grandmother, who was severely burnt in a fire in Tuatua, Labasa earlier this week, passed away last night.
The incident happened on Monday and the woman has since been admitted at the Labasa Hospital.
A second victim, a child remains in a critical condition and has been transferred to Suva’s CWM Hospital.
The fire claimed the life of a five- year old boy.
The family was sleeping when the fire broke out at around 3am.
The National Fire Authority is still trying to ascertain the cause of the fire.