Five 15-year-old girls died and a 25-year-old man was severely injured following a fire that broke out in an escape room.
The girls were celebrating a birthday. The incident occurred in Koszalin. Leszek Suski (Head of firefighting services) stated “The tragedy occurred primarily due to the lack of an effective evacuation route,”. A local prosecutor stated that the fire could have been caused by an escape of gas near the heating system boiler. PAP stated that all escape rooms across Poland will be inspected.