State of emergency in Novosibirsk in a residential building caught fire

As a result of the incident injured five people: four of them were hospitalized.

In Novosibirsk in a residential apartment building fire occurred. The incident occurred on the street Kotovskogo.

According to Paul Minakova, head of the press service of GU of EMERCOM of Russia in Novosibirsk region, the fire occurred on the third floor. Residents of the fourth and fifth floors began to call for help from the Windows. The calculations were able to save 23 of the residents using ladders and 20 by a rescue hoods. On-site work by the district administration, police and investigators of the emergency situations Ministry. At the moment the fire is liquidated.

The incident resulted in injuring five residents of the house. Four people were hospitalized and one died.

Earlier in Novosibirsk there was a fire at the zoo. The territory has fire building area of 54 square meters.