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11 Jan 2020 | 12:23 PM UTC

Croatia: Fire at nursing home in Andraševec leaves six dead January 11

Six killed after fire erupts at nursing home in Andraševec January 11; localized transportation disruptions expected in coming hours



At least six people were killed after a fire engulfed part of a nursing home in Andraševec, near Zagreb, on Saturday, January 11. The blaze, which erupted around 05:00 (local time), has since been contained. An investigation is underway to determine the cause of the fire.

Avoid the area of the fire and anticipate localized transportation disruptions in the coming hours.


Individuals in Andraševec are advised to avoid the area of the incident, keep abreast of the situation, and obey all instructions issued by the local authorities.