One child died, another was injured during a fire in a house in Chuvashia. About this on July 25 reported in the Investigative Committee of the Russian Federation for the Chuvash Republic.
A fire in a one-story residential building located in the city of Alatyr broke out on July 24 at about 11:20 pm. As a result of the fire, children were injured, who at that time were at home alone.
“A boy at the age of six died, his 13-year-old sister was taken to the intensive care unit of a hospital with multiple burns,” the UK said.
The structure was badly damaged and cannot be restored.
On the fact of the fire, the investigative bodies of the Investigative Committee of the Russian Federation for the Chuvash Republic are conducting a pre-investigation check. Various versions of the occurrence of a fire are being tested, the exact cause of which will be established after a fire-technical examination. Currently, measures are being taken to establish all the circumstances of the incident, the necessary forensic examinations have been appointed, and eyewitnesses are being interviewed. Based on the results of the check, an appropriate procedural decision will be made.
11 people and 4 units of fire fighting equipment were involved in extinguishing the fire.
On July 19, it was reported that the Investigative Committee of the Lipetsk Region opened a criminal case into the death of two children in a fire in Yelets.
The fire broke out in an apartment in a residential building on Pushkarskaya Street. During the extinguishing, the bodies of two girls of four and five years old with no signs of life were found. According to the mother, the deceased daughter woke up the family with a cry, but the girl was not saved.