Saturday evening at least eight people were killed in two house fires in Brussels and Tienen.
An appartment building cought fire in Brussels city, killing five. Fire had spread through the stairway, trapping people above. When the fire department of Brussels arrived, part of the stairway allready had collapsed, and heavy fire was showing from multiple stories. Two people had jumped out of the windows, and were critically injured.

A house fire in Tienen killed two children, the mother was saved, but perished later in the hospital.