Death toll in Rio de Janeiro hospital fire rises to 11
The Palm Beach Post -

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) " A fire raced through a hospital in Rio de Janeiro, forcing staff to wheel patients into the streets on beds or in wheelchairs and leaving at least 11 people dead, Brazilian officials said Friday.Four firefighters were hospitalized after battling the overnight blaze at Badim Hospital and about 90 patients were transferred to other hospitals, according to the fire department. Authorities are investigating the cause of the blaze.Medical workers in surgical [

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