On Taganka square in Moscow, lit up shopping Mall

In Moscow, at Taganka square, a fire occurred in the shopping center “Atom”. On Wednesday, August 9, the Agency urban news “Moscow” said a source in the emergency services.

In the shopping centre evacuated. The fire supposedly started on the first floor. Its area is not yet established.

Information about victims did not arrive. The causes of the fire are being specified, according to the national news service (NSN).

Eyewitnesses share images and videos of the fire in social networks.

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The message on ignition in a two-story building on Taganskaya square has arrived on the panel of the Ministry of emergency situations on Wednesday 9 August at 13:05 Moscow time, according to the website of the Moscow Central Board rescue agencies.

“The fire of a covering of insulation liquidated on the area of 50 square meters, inside the building continued liquidation of the fire”, — noted in the text. On the site there are 36 firefighters.

From the building, according to rescuers evacuated 120 people. Affected by the fire, presumably, is not.

Earlier, on 5 August, it was reported about a fire in TTS “Kirov supermarket” in Astrakhan. The fire area was 140 square metres. In the fighting was attended by 42 people. As a result of incident nobody has suffered.