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At least 17 are killed and 12 others are injured in a fire at a drug rehabilitation clinic in Guayaquil, Ecuador. Officials said the blaze took hold after patients set mattresses on fire in a bid to escape the facility.

Ecuador rehab blaze: At least 17 die as patients 'start fire to escape clinic'

Ecuador's president expresses his solidarity with the victims' families as officials say patients set fire to mattresses.

  1. Sky News

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  1. At least 17 people have died and 12 others have been injured in a fire at a drug rehabilitation clinic in Guayaquil, Ecuador. Officials said the blaze took hold after patients set mattresses on fire in a bid to escape the facility.
  2. At least 17 are killed and 12 others are injured in a fire at a drug rehabilitation clinic in Guayaquil, Ecuador. Officials said the blaze took hold after patients set mattresses on fire in a bid to escape the facility.

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