MOSCOW, February 22 – RIA Novosti. The bodies of the four victims, including two children, were found after the liquidation of a fire in a private house in the Moscow region, an interlocutor in emergency services told RIA Novosti.
“A fire in a private residential building in the city of Bogorodsky, Moscow Region, has been extinguished. After the liquidation, the bodies of four victims were found, of which two are children,” the agency's source said.
According to Olga Vradiy, senior assistant to the head of the GSUK Russia in the Moscow region, the fire occurred at about 8 am on Monday in one of the private houses in the village of Peshkovo. A family with three minor children lived in the house.
“During the extinguishing and examination of the scene, burnt fragments of the bodies of two people were found, in addition, an eight-year-old girl was hospitalized from the place of extinguishing. On this fact, the investigation department for the city of Noginsk of the Main Investigative Department of the Investigative Committee of Russia in the Moscow Region organized an inspection,” Vradiy said.
She noted that the preliminary cause of the fire could be careless handling of the fire.
“At present, a set of necessary verification measures is being carried out in order to establish the causes and circumstances of the incident. The fire site is being analyzed in order to find the bodies of the rest of the family. Based on the results of the inspection, a procedural decision will be made,” Vradiy added.