Brazilian Nightclub Fire Kills 231 People


Residents of Santa Maria march along the Rio Branco avenue demanding... News PhotoAvenue,Brazil,Crowd,Death,Demanding,Emergencies and Disasters,Fire - Natural Phenomenon,Firefighter,Horizontal,Kissing,Night,Nightclub,People,Rescue Worker,Respect,Rio Grande do Sul State,Santa Maria - Rio Grande do Sul,Southern Brazil,VictimPhotographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFPResidents of Santa Maria march along the Rio Branco avenue demanding justice and in tribute to the Kiss nightclub fire victims on January 28, 2013, in Santa Maria, southern Brazil, where a blaze on the eve killed more than 230 people. Brazilian police arrested four suspects --two of the Kiss club's owners, along with a pair of musicians who starred in the ill-fated pyrotechnic show, in the wake of the nightclub fire that forced sports officials to defend preparations for the World Cup and Olympics. AFP PHOTO/ANTONIO SCORZA (Photo credit should read ANTONIO SCORZA/AFP/Getty Images)