#Update: 1 dead, 14 injured after Fire engulfs hotel near Dubai new year fireworks
Fire broke out in an upscale hotel near Dubai’s massive New Year’s Eve fireworks display, where hundreds of thousands of people are gathered for celebrations.
According to authorities in Dubai, one person had died of a stroke and fourteen had minor injuries from a resulting stampede. It added that 90 percent of the blaze at the Address Hotel Downtown was now under control.
More details soon…