BUCHAREST NIGHT CLUB BURNT TO THE GROUND
On January 21, 2017, a famous nightclub in Bucharest, Romania was destroyed by fire. More than 30 people needed medical assistance. There were hundreds inside. Many of them had to jump into a lake nearby to escape fire. Bamboo Club, a famous nightclub in Bucharest no longer exists. It is not for the first time when such things happen. In 2005, another fire almost destroyed the club. Now, nothing could be saved.
BUCHAREST NIGHTCLUB FIRE
Photographed In: Bucharest, Romania
Description: Another nightclub burnt to the ground in Bucharest, Romania
HOW THE FIRE DESTROYED NIGHTCLUB IN BUCHAREST
Fire started at about 3 AM. Everybody inside left the building. Soon after, the club collapsed. Firemen fought against the fire until dawn. They found no dead in first place. According to witness, many of the people inside the nightclub used to smoke although smoking inside buildings is forbidden by law. Yet, an investigation is on the way. Sources say gas containers were found inside. The nightclub that burnt in Bucharest last night had no construction authorization, according to a mayor. One person is still at a hospital in Bucharest. Bamboo nightclub destroyed by fire was the property of Joshua Castellano. Sources say he is part of a famous Italian family strongly related to the Italian Camorra organization. Born in Naples, his name appears in an investigation about a crime, apparently committed at order in Bucharest in 2014.
ANOTHER GREAT FIRE KILLED 64 IN BUCHAREST IN 2015 IN A NIGHTCLUB
The fire in Bamboo nightclub on January 21, 2017, comes after the greatest civilian tragedy after the earthquake in 1977 and which is the fire in Colectiv club in Bucharest in October 2015. 64 were killed during a concert. Many of them were burnt alive, others died in hospitals. After that tragedy, the government resigned and the main political party at the moment left the power, after massive protests in Bucharest and other great cities in Romania. The same party is now in power again.
Prosecutors are now investigating the cause of the fire that might have killed hundreds last night in Bamboo Nightclub in Bucharest.