The number of victims from a fire in the Moscow high-rise has risen to 30

As a result of a fire in a tall building on Profsoyuznaya street in Moscow has suffered more than 30 people. On Saturday, may 6, reports TASS.

“Only for medical help after a fire turned 31 people, including six children. Of these, 11 people were sent to hospital, including two children”, — told the Agency in the ambulance service.

Earlier, on 6 may it was reported about the nine victims.

The fire occurred in one of the skyscrapers of the residential complex “Airship” on Union street, 64, building 2. On the ground floor of a 40-storey building caught fire cables for which the fire spread.

The house was immediately de-energized. In the EMERCOM of Russia reported about the evacuation of 77 people, including 17 children. Fire-rescue units simultaneously with the extinguishing of the fire commenced rescue and evacuation of people. At 01:18 the fire was extinguished.