In the Elizovsky district of the Kamchatka Krai, a fire occurred in one of the orphanages, informs Department of EMERCOM in Kamchatskiy Krai.
The message about the fire in a three-story concrete building of the nursing home to Sanatorium street was received by the MOE early in the morning at 04:56 local time (19:56 MSK). Arrived on the scene, rescuers evacuated people from the building. According to authorities, those killed and injured as a result of the fire there. At about 06:00 the fire was liquidated.
On the third floor of the building, the fire damaged two rooms in this corridor smoked throughout the area. The preliminary cause of the fire is introducing an external source of ignition. Currently, employees of the state fire supervision establish the amount of damages and the perpetrators.
In extinguishing were involved 17 personnel Yelizovo fire and rescue of the garrison.
According to information from open sources, Sanatornaya street in the city of Yelizovo is a house-boarding school for mentally retarded children.