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 .
REN TV published a video from the scene.