At least 38 people have been killed and two others injured after a fire broke out at a factory in Anyang, in China's central Henan province, according to Chinese media.
The injured people have been transferred to nearby hospital centers to receive treatment for minor injuries.
The fire started this Monday around 4:22 p.m. and was brought under control at 8:00 p.m. (local time). At midnight all the open sources of fire at the scene have been extinguished, CCTV collects.
The Municipal Fire Detachment had sent a total of 63 vehicles and 240 agents to carry out extinction and rescue operations, including public safety, emergency response, municipal administration and energy supply logistics units.
At the moment, the cause of the origin of the fire is unknown, although the authorities have reported that the suspects related to the incident have been placed under police control, reports the Xinhua news agency.