Hanukkah Menorah Fire Reportedly Kills 10-Year-Old Hasidic Girl
Shmarya Rosenberg • FailedMessiah.com
Another Hanukkah menorah fire has ended with tragic results.
According to a report in Yeshiva World, the fire began at approximately 12:17 am Wednesday morning in an apartment on Moreh Ya’akov Street in Beit Shemesh. It killed a 10-year-old girl, critically injured her 45-year-old father, and left the child’s 45-year-old mother and two other minor children hospitalized in stable condition.
The fire was reportedly caused by an unattended menorah.
The family are reportedly Breslov Chassidim.