At the time the fire started in Kemerovo in the Mall, there were about 1.5 thousand people.

In the Russian Kemerovo at the beginning of a fire in TTS “the Winter cherry” in it there were about 1.5 thousand people. This was announced by first Vice-Governor of the Kemerovo region Vladimir Chernov, Russian “Interfax”.

“At the beginning of a fire in the building, there were about 1.5 thousand people, firefighters brought 700 people,” said Chernov.

A fire in a shopping Mall in Kemerovo started in the afternoon of March 25. According to the MOE, the fire started on the fourth floor, where the cinema and children’s playgrounds. The Deputy Governor of the Kemerovo region Vladimir Chernov said, that some of the children could ignite the foam filler in the trampoline pool. According to another version, on the fourth floor of the Mall there is a short circuit of the carousel, and then the fire spread to the balls in the paddling pool. Later in Sledkom the Russian Federation reported that in the case of the fire in Kemerovo have detained five people. According to recent reports, the fire killed 64 people. In the Kemerovo region due to the incident, announced three days of mourning.