Brazilian Nightclub Fire Kills 231 People

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A policeman stands guard outside the Kiss nightclub where a blaze on... News PhotoAccidents and Disasters,Brazil,Death,Fire - Natural Phenomenon,Horizontal,Kissing,Nightclub,People,Police Force,Rescue Worker,Rio Grande do Sul State,Santa Maria - Rio Grande do Sul,Southern BrazilPhotographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFPA policeman stands guard outside the Kiss nightclub where a blaze on the eve killed more than 230 people, on January 28, 2013, in Santa Maria, southern Brazil. Brazilian police arrested four suspects --two of the Kiss club's owners, along with a pair of musicians who starred in the ill-fated pyrotechnic show, in the wake of the nightclub fire that forced sports officials to defend preparations for the World Cup and Olympics.. AFP PHOTO ANTONIO SCORZA (Photo credit should read ANTONIO SCORZA/AFP/Getty Images)