The collapse of the roof on the area of 1.8 thousand square meters occurred at a furniture factory in Fryazino, where the fire occurred. The fire area increased by 1,000 square meters and reached 3500 sq. m. About it “Interfax” was told in the Central regional emergency center.
According to a source in the emergency services, the fire hospitalized three people, two of them are looking for. However, another source in medical circles told the Agency that the missing five people, three victims are in intensive care.
A source in the emergency services said that at the moment considered several versions of the fire, including arson. However, this version, according to the interlocutor of the Agency, is not a priority.
“Previously considered a whole range of versions of everything, and the failure of production equipment, and wiring and possible violation of safety when storing flammable substances and a violation of elementary rules of fire safety”, — said the source.
He explained that finally the cause of the incident can be set after the fire is extinguished.
Information about the fire was received by the MOE at 18:17 GMT. Earlier the source of “Interfax” in the emergency services said that the fire affected four people. He said that they got the body burns and upper respiratory tract”.