The Governor of the Sverdlovsk Region Yevgeny Kuyvashev ordered to provide all the necessary assistance to the families of those killed and injured in a fire in a nine-story building on the outskirts of Yekaterinburg.
As reported TASSKuyvashev instructed the acting head of Yekaterinburg, Alexei Orlov, to provide those in need with housing from a flexible fund.
At the moment, 52 people remain in the temporary accommodation center.
Recall that the fire happened on the night of January 12 in a nine-story building on the outskirts of Yekaterinburg. The deaths of eight people were reported, including a child. According to the Ministry of Internal Affairs, a teenager was hospitalized with serious burns. In addition, about 90 residents were evacuated from the burning building, as there was strong smoke in the building.
It was established that a fire broke out in an apartment on the second floor, its area was 30 square meters. m. According to preliminary data, the fire occurred due to careless handling of fire.
Earlier it was reported that the police identified the three victims. The Investigative Committee of the Russian Federation in the Sverdlovsk region opened a criminal case under the article “Causing death by negligence of two or more persons.”