By Lise Alves, Senior Contributing Reporter

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – A fire during the early morning hours on Friday at the Flamengo youth training center left at least ten dead and three injured, according to the city’s fire department. According to officials the fire seemed to have started in the center’s sleeping quarters.

 
The training center was located in the western region of Rio de Janeiro city and housed many of the 14-17 year olds who played in Subscribe to our Premium Membership Plan. Already Subscribed? Login Here