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Fire at east China foot massage parlor kills 18

In this photo released by Xinhua News Agency, a man walks past the Zuxintang Foot Massage Parlor damaged by a fire in Tiantai County, east China's Zhejiang Province, Monday, Feb. 6, 2017. The fire at the massage parlor on Sunday killed and injured dozens of people, state media reported. (Wang Junlu/Xinhua via AP)

In this photo released by Xinhua News Agency, a man walks past the Zuxintang Foot Massage Parlor damaged by a fire in Tiantai County, east China's Zhejiang Province, Monday, Feb. 6, 2017. The fire at the massage parlor on Sunday killed and injured dozens of people, state media reported. (Wang Junlu/Xinhua via AP)  (The Associated Press)

Chinese state media say 18 people have been killed in a fire at a foot massage parlor in eastern China.

State broadcaster China Central Television says two other people were injured.

The official Xinhua News Agency says the fire broke out Sunday night. It cited local authorities in Tiantai county in Zhejiang province.