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Fire in Jabriya apartment kills mother, three children
January 24, 2014, 4:38 pm

A mother and her three children died after a fire broke out in their apartment in the Kuwaiti residential area of Jabriya, the fire department said on Friday.

The woman, a 37-year-old Arab national, along with her three children, aged five, four and one, all died after succumbing to their wounds, according to Kuwait Fire Services Directorate Public Relations chief Lt Col Khalil Al-Amir in a statement.

They were rescued by firemen from two fire departments, who had put out the fire, and rescued the family from the blazing fire on the second floor of the apartment.
The woman's spouse is currently out of the country, added the statement.

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