Rus News Journal

From a burning skyscraper in Ekaterinburg evacuated 68 tenants

In Ekaterinburg from a burning high-rise building rescuers the day before evacuated 68 persons. The fire in devjatietazhke in the street Old Bolsheviks, 43 has begun about eight mornings in a house cellar. On the area 28   squares   at the third entrance the power electrocable with 1 - go on 8 - oh floors blazed.

the Flame has disconnected and has stopped the lift in which was 53 - the summer woman. The arrived firemen have opened liftovuju a cabin and have rescued the captive. With a poisoning with burning products   it have taken away   in the toxicological centre 14 - oh GKB. Besides it, rescuers on ladder marches and an autoladder have deduced from a building of 68 persons, from them four children.

- All   11 units participated in fire extinguishing fire and a special equipment and 41 persons. Kindling   could extinguish within two hours. Short circuit of a power electrocable between the second and third floors became a cause of the fire. The damage is counted up, -   have told in a press - service   in GU the Ministry of Emergency Measures of the Russian Federation on Sverdlovsk area.