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Fire at hospital in southern Japan leaves 10 dead, 8 injured
Reported by: Associated Press
Reported: Thursday, October 10, 2013 10:00 PM EDT
Police say a fire broke out at a hospital in southern Japan in the early hours of Friday, killing 10 people.
Conditions of those injured were not immediately known. Media reports say a total of 18 people were at the hospital at the time of the fire.
Police say the fire started from the first floor of the four-story building, but the cause was still under investigation. The fire has been extinguished.
No other details were immediately available.