HANGZHOU， Feb. 5 (Xinhua) -- At least 18 people have been killed and another two injured after a foot massage parlor caught fire in east China， local authorities said Sunday.
The fire broke out at around 5:26 p.m. Sunday in the Zuxintang Foot Massage Parlor in Tiantai County， Zhejiang Province， according to the county's publicity department. The fire was extinguished at about 7:05 p.m..
Eight people were found dead in the fire， while another 10 died in hospital after medical efforts failed， according to the department.
Pictures on microblog Sina Weibo show a building engulfed by heavy smoke and people jumping out of windows， while firefighters were trying to tame the blaze.
An investigation into the accident is under way.