In Kazakhstan, called the fire a bus, killing 52 people
ALMATY, 19 Jul — RIA Novosti. The fire in the bus on the highway in the Aktobe region of Kazakhstan, which killed 52 people, could occur due to the use of gasoline open fire source in the cabin version of a criminal nature and accidents are completely eliminated, reported the press service of the MIA of Kazakhstan.
Thursday morning on the route Samara-Shymkent in Aktobe region of Kazakhstan burned bus in which there were 57 people, including two drivers.
According to the authorities of Kazakhstan, 52 people were killed, another five people managed to escape, they got burns of light severity. According to preliminary data, the passengers were citizens of Uzbekistan, the drivers — the people of Kazakhstan.
“At the scene works investigative team and a fire laboratory, which are engaged in determining the cause of and find out the circumstances of the tragedy. The preliminary version is the use of gasoline open fire source in the bus, which is confirmed by the testimony of drivers and passengers. Version of a criminal nature and traffic accidents are completely excluded”, — stated in the message.
At the moment the bus retrieved the charred remains of all 52 bodies due to thermal effects visual identification can not be. The work of the investigative team at the scene continues.