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USA: ‘We’re expecting the worst’ – Police say dozens could be dead in Oakland club blaze01:38

USA: ‘We’re expecting the worst’ – Police say dozens could be dead in Oakland club blaze

United States, Oakland
December 4, 2016 at 06:00 GMT +00:00 · Published

Alameda County sergeant, Ray Kelly said he was “expecting the worst, maybe a couple dozen victims” in a press conference outside the Oakland “Ghost Ship” warehouse nightclub where a blaze broke out on Friday night.

Kelly said his team had “limited access to the building” recounting how he had to pull out when they "began to see some of the walls and some of the structure move". He emphasised that, due to the structural integrity of the building the investigation "is going to be a slow process for us."

Between 50 and 100 people were attending the event dedicated to musician Golden Donna’s ‘100% Silk’ West Coast tour when the blaze broke out. Nine have so far been confirmed dead

USA: ‘We’re expecting the worst’ – Police say dozens could be dead in Oakland club blaze01:38
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Alameda County sergeant, Ray Kelly said he was “expecting the worst, maybe a couple dozen victims” in a press conference outside the Oakland “Ghost Ship” warehouse nightclub where a blaze broke out on Friday night.

Kelly said his team had “limited access to the building” recounting how he had to pull out when they "began to see some of the walls and some of the structure move". He emphasised that, due to the structural integrity of the building the investigation "is going to be a slow process for us."

Between 50 and 100 people were attending the event dedicated to musician Golden Donna’s ‘100% Silk’ West Coast tour when the blaze broke out. Nine have so far been confirmed dead

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