×
Newsmax TV & Webwww.newsmax.comFREE - In Google Play
VIEW
×
Newsmax TV & Webwww.newsmax.comFREE - On the App Store
VIEW
Tags: EU | Russia | Fire

Russian Fire Kills 4 Children, 2 Adults

Monday, 04 January 2016 01:42 PM

MOSCOW (AP) — A fire in a wooden apartment building in a small Russian town has killed six people, four of them preschool-age children.

No cause has been determined for the Saturday night fire in Pesochnoe, about 250 kilometers (150 miles) north of Moscow. News reports cited witnesses as saying it was preceded by an explosion.

The regional branch of Russia's Emergencies Ministry said six bodies were found in the wreckage, four of them children. The Investigative Committee said they included two one-year-old children and two others aged two and three.

The emergencies ministry said twenty people were evacuated from the 99-year-old two-story building, which was destroyed.

© Copyright 2021 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.


Europe
A fire in a wooden apartment building in a small Russian town has killed six people, four of them preschool-age children.No cause has been determined for the Saturday night fire in Pesochnoe, about 250 kilometers (150 miles) north of Moscow. News reports cited witnesses as...
EU,Russia,Fire
106
2016-42-04
Monday, 04 January 2016 01:42 PM
Newsmax Media, Inc.
Join the Newsmax Community
Read and Post Comments
Please review Community Guidelines before posting a comment.
 
 
TOP

Newsmax, Moneynews, Newsmax Health, and Independent. American. are registered trademarks of Newsmax Media, Inc. Newsmax TV, and Newsmax World are trademarks of Newsmax Media, Inc.

NEWSMAX.COM
© Newsmax Media, Inc.
All Rights Reserved
NEWSMAX.COM
© Newsmax Media, Inc.
All Rights Reserved