The duty officer received a message about a fire in a building along Oktyabrskaya Street on May 22 at 10:35. Within five minutes, firefighters arrived on the scene.
“Smoke was observed in one of the rooms and in the corridor on the fifth floor. As a result, electrical appliances and personal belongings in the room in an area of about five square meters were damaged by fire,” the ministry said.
12 rescuers participated in the extinction, three teams were involved. There were no deaths or injuries, 18 people independently evacuated from the shelter even before the arrival of the fire brigade.
Investigators from the Ministry of Emergency Situations are currently establishing the causes of the fire and the amount of damage.