Basement fire at Shanghai Hongqiao airport kills two: People's Daily

Reuters News
Posted: Apr 28, 2016 10:14 PM

BEIJING (Reuters) - A fire in a basement at the Shanghai Hongqiao airport has killed two people and injured three, the People's Daily said on Friday.

The fire broke out in the basement of terminal one at the airport at around 7 a.m. local time (2300 GMT Thursday) during an underground renovation project, the People's Daily said on its official microblog.

(Reporting by Beijing Monitoring Desk; Editing by Paul Tait)