Medan – North Sumatra Regional Police Chief, Inspector General of Police Agus Andrianto said, the owner of the gas lighters (macis) ignored security and safety aspects, so that the factory fires claimed many lives.
“We will explore those who are responsible for the fire incident at the home factory,” said Agus Andrianto while reviewing the location of the fire in Sambirejo Village, Binjai area, Friday (6/21/2019).
Agus said officers were still investigating the cause of the factory fire that killed 30 people. The source of the fire was confirmed from the fire that struck the gas inside the factory.
“For all the victims who were killed, they were taken to Bhayangkara Hospital in the interest of identification. All the victims were found in a burnt condition, so we will ask later for research through a forensic report,” Agus explained.
Agus added, the DVI medical team of the police would find out the identity of each of the victims killed in the gas lighters’ fire accident.