11 dead in hotel fire in Georgia’s Black Sea resort

Updated:6 months, 4 weeks ago IST

Batumi (Georgia), Nov 26 (ANI): At least 11 people have died and more than a dozen injured as fire ripped through a hotel in Georgia's Black Sea resort city of Batumi. According to local emergency services, 19 people were injured including three fire fighters. The fire started late on Friday on one floor of the Leogrand hotel and spread quickly. Batumi is about 360 km from Tbilisi, Georgia's capital. The hotel had been scheduled to be a venue for the Miss Georgia beauty contest on Sunday.

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