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Bus fire in Colombia kills at least 32 children Map of Fundacion Colombia  A bus carrying young people home from a church service caught fire on a street in a northern city. 50 people were on the bus when it burst into flames Forest fire kills 16, destroys 500 homes   Chile: A raging fire leaped from hilltop to hilltop in this colorful port city. More than 10,000 people were evacuated Forest fire destroys 150 homes in Chilean city   President Michelle Bachelet has declared the port city of Valparaiso a catastrophe zone, which puts the Armed Forces in charge of maintaining... Nursing home fire kills 10 in Chile Forest fire cuts power line, blacks out parts of Venezuelan capital Niemeyer building hit by fire in Sao Paulo Fire burns tonnes of sugar in Brazil Venezuela refinery fire extinguished Charges over Brazil nightclub fire Memorials for Brazil fire victims   Brazil fire 'caused by flares'   The chief investigator in the southern city of Santa Maria has said that cheap fireworks meant for outdoor use caused a deadly nightclub fir... Three held over Brazil club fire   An owner of the Kiss nightclub, a member of the band Gurizada Fandangueira, and its security chief were being questioned Brazil mourns Santa Maria nightclub fire victims Map of Santa Maria Brazil  Brazil has declared three days of national mourning for 231 people killed in a nightclub fire in the southern city of Santa Maria Brazil night club fire kills 230 in Santa Maria Map of Santa Maria Brazil
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2017-01-26 Chile's worst wildfires destroy town, death toll at 10 Santa Olga, Chile
C. 2017-01-25 Chile forest fires: Death toll now rises to six Maule River, Chile
D. 2017-01-02 Forest fire destroys homes in hills above Chilean port city Playa Ancha, Valparaiso, Chile
4. 2016-11-16 Peru Lima shopping centre fire: Five people killed Larcomar, Lima, Peru
F. 2016-09-16 Blaze destroys much of 16th century Peru church Temple of San Sebastian, Cuzco, Peru
G. 2016-02-14 Brazil: passenger plane engine catches on fire, no injuries Brasilia, Brazil
7. 2016-01-16 Brazil chemical fire extinguished after two days Guaruja, Santos, Brazil
8. 2016-01-14 Explosion unleashes toxic gas in Santos, Brazil Guaruja, Santos, Brazil
9. 2015-12-21 Sao Paulo fire wrecks historic railway station

Chile forest fires: Death toll now rises to six   Interior Minister Mario Fernandez said two police officers were found in the Maule River, adding to the deaths of four firefighters Forest fire destroys homes in hills above Chilean port city   Fire driven by strong winds swept over forest land in the hills outside Valparaiso, destroying dozens of homes, injuring at least 19 people Peru Lima shopping centre fire: Five people killed   The blaze started in a recently-renovated cinema in expensive shopping center where a film screening was taking place for journalists Blaze destroys much of 16th century Peru church Map of Temple of San Sebastian Cuzco Peru  A fire has ruined much of a famed church in the city of Cuzco. The blaze that burned into Friday morning destroyed the ornate, gilded altar Brazil: passenger plane engine catches on fire, no injuries Brazil chemical fire extinguished after two days Explosion unleashes toxic gas in Santos, Brazil   A chemical explosion at a cargo warehouse in Brazil has spread a plume of toxic gas over the country's biggest port, Santos Sao Paulo fire wrecks historic railway station Brazil indigenous reserve blazes contained. Amazon Venezuela prison fire: Tocuyito blaze kills 17 Wildfire near Chile port of Valparaiso reported contained Forest fire rages near Valparaiso, thousands evacuated Map of Valparaiso Chile
  Chile's worst wildfires destroy town, death toll at 10 Map of Santa Olga Chile


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  Flames from one of Chile's worst wildfires completely consumed the town of Santa Olga as the death toll from the blazes since November rose to 10
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  Chile: A serious forest fire in Chile is spreading quickly and threatening to reach the nearby port cities of Valparaiso and Vina del Mar



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  At least 230 people have died in a fire that swept through a nightclub in a university city in southern Brazil, police and officials say
 The fire began when a band let off fireworks at the Kiss club in Rio Grande do Sul. Many victims inhaled toxic fumes or were crushed as panicking clubbers tried to escape. President Dilma Rousseff has been visiting survivors at the city's Caridade hospital


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Aug.31   Fire-hit Venezuela plant reopens   Venezuela's largest oil refinery has resumed production after a massive blast killed 42 people last week, state oil company PDVSA says May.5 Peru drug clinic blaze kills 14
Jan.28 At least 26 killed in Peru rehab center fire Map of Lima Peru  15 were rescued from a fire at a rehabilitation center in Lima. A witnesses said a mattress was set on fire during a melee inside the building

year 2010 Top ^

Dec.8 Prison fire kills 81 in Chile


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Aug.23 At least 20 prisoners die in prison fire   Brazil: The inmates broke out of a cellblock and set a fire in an apparent attempt to settle scores with a rival gang in the south-central state of Minas...

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Dec.30 175 dead in Buenos Aires club fire
  Argentina: The fire began about 11 p.m. during a rock concert in the Republica Cro Magnon disco, in the Once section
Aug.2 Doors were locked
. Paraguay Aug.1 Supermarket fire death toll tops 300
  Paraguay: The fire broke out at the Ycua Bolanos supermarket while it was crowded with Sunday shoppers. Dozens were injured


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Dec.1 Nightclub Blaze in Caracas Kills 47
  Venezuela: A fire ripped through a packed basement. Most of the victims suffocated by smoke Jul.20 Nightclub fire kills 28  Peru: A fire swept through a dance club that had no sprinklers and poorly marked exits

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Dec.29 Fireworks blaze kills 230
Map of Lima Peru  Peru: Blaze swept through a popular shopping district in the capital Lima May.21 28 die in prison riot fire  Chile: Prisoners set mattresses and blankets on fire. 150 inmates were injured


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