In the south-west of Moscow a multi-storey building caught fire
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In the south-west of Moscow a multi-storey building caught fire

13 April , 09:13IncidentsPhoto: РЕН ТВ
More than 100 people were evacuated from a burning house on Leninsky Prospekt. The fire area amounted to 2 thousand square meters.

According to the Twitter of the Ministry of Emergency Situations the information about the fire came to the department at 02:57. The fire occurred in the attic and top floor of an eight-story residential building. It was possible to eliminate the fire at 06:10.

During the extinguishing five people were rescued. More than a hundred residents of the house had to be evacuated. A temporary accommodation center has been prepared for them on the basis of the Korston hotel, RIA Novosti writes .

A TASS source reports that one of the evacuees is in quarantine due to coronavirus. Interfax writes that according to the firefighting headquarters, there is no patient with coronavirus among those evacuated.

REN TV published a video from the scene.

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