Appeared updated data on victims and injured in the fire in Moscow

Two people were killed and another 16 injured in a fire in the house on Emerald street in Moscow. About it “” has informed the official representative of the Moscow dome RCDS Julia Ivanova.

“The injured man died in the ambulance, after the elimination of fire in one of the apartments found the body of a dead woman. Investigators began to inspect the scene, began pre-investigation checks on the fact of fire. To determine the exact cause to be appointed fire-technical examination”, — said Ivanov.

Two of the 16 victims were taken to hospital, where the condition of one of them doctors estimate as heavy. All of the buildings rescued 39 people, including one non-ambulant disabled and one infant.

Damaged four apartments.

As reported “” in the Metropolitan Chapter of the Ministry of emergency situations, the fire was completely extinguished at 17:20. Now at Emerald street deployed temporary accommodation for 500 people.

The fire started around 16:00, it was preceded by a loud Bang that witnesses felt an explosion of household gas.