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Body of foreign caregiver found by Yilan firefighters

2017/07/17 11:20:41

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Taipei, July 17 (CNA) The body of an Indonesian caregiver was found on Monday after firefighters extinguished a fire at a private residence in Yilan, eastern Taiwan, according to local authorities.

Although firefighters took control of the situation at about 8:10 a.m. -- 10 minutes after arriving at the scene -- in response to a call about a fire at a private home in Yuanshan village, the body of an Indonesian caregiver was later discovered on the second floor of the residence.

Police are investigating the cause of the fire, the Yilan fire department said.

(By J.F. Shen and Flor Wang)
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