Fire in São Paulo – level 2

07-05-2018 15:00

There was a massive fire in São Paulo, Brazil’s largest city. A fire started on the third floor of the 26-storey building and quickly spread.

More than 150 firefighters tried to stop the fire. They think that a gas explosion caused it. The building soon collapsed.

One person died in the fire but people fear that there could be more fatalities.

Difficult words: spread (grow), collapse (fall down), fatality (a death).

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