These scenes of a massive fire engulfing a 28-storey apartment building in China are terrifying

Massive flames engulfed a 28-storey apartment building in northern China on Friday afternoon (August 27). Video filmed in the city of Dalian in Liaoning Province shows the apartment building, a well-known landmark in Jinpu New District, engulfed in flames. The fire started from the 18th floor of the building and quickly spread. Property managers, police officers and firefighters evacuated the residents from the building and arranged for them to stay in a hotel. The fire lasted for over six hours but had not been put out yet at the time of writing. No casualties were reported. In total, 68 fire engines and 366 firemen were sent to the site. The cause is under investigation. The video was provided by local media with permission.

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