Source: the reason for the large-scale fire in Rostov-on-don became arson
The fire destroyed about 120 structures, out of which about 100 — residential buildings.
MOSCOW, August 23. /TASS/. Multiple intentional arson, according to preliminary data, have caused large-scale fire in Rostov-on-don. About this TASS said a source in law enforcement bodies.
Study and analysis of the fire scene show that it was the result of arson that were committed in several places. This is still a preliminary version.The source TASS
In addition, the source added, people calling emergency services, spoke about the fires that occurred in different locations.
TASS has no official confirmation of this information.
Fire in the heart of Rostov-on-don on Monday afternoon, engulfed a residential building on a total area about 10 thousand square meters. The fire was liquidated later in the day. The fire destroyed about 120 structures, out of which about 100 — residential buildings.
As a result of fire one person died, 58 had sought medical help. Of the houses were evacuated about 600 people. The police opened a criminal case under part 2 of article 167 of the criminal code “Deliberate destruction or damage of property”, the SC shall verify the fact of death of the person.