There was a fire that burned three houses in Kagoshima City late at night on the 2nd, and the bodies of three people were found in the ruins.

According to the police, three of the four family members living in the house of the fire have not been contacted, and the police are confirming their identities.

After 11:00 pm on the 2nd, people living nearby reported to the fire department that the house of Yukio Nakazaki (56) in the center of Taniyama, Kagoshima City was on fire.

According to the fire department, 18 fire engines, etc., came out and the fire was extinguished in about two hours, but one two-story wooden house burned down, and two nearby houses also burned.

According to the police, the bodies of three people were found in the burnt remains of a house that is believed to have been the source of the fire. That's it.

My son, who is an elementary school student, evacuated on his own and is safe.

The police are investigating the cause of the fire in detail, as well as confirming the identity of the three Nakazaki and others who died.

The site is a residential area about 1 km south of Taniyama Station on the JR Ibusuki Makurazaki Line.