245 die in panicky stampede in Brazil club fire
BRASILIA, Brazil (AP) — A deadly fire swept through a crowded nightclub in southern Brazil early Sunday, killing at least 245 people attending a university party and leaving at least 200 injured, police and firefighters said. It appeared to be the deadliest nightclub fire in more than a decade.
Witnesses said that a flare or firework lit by band members may have started the fire.
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