MOSCOW, March 13 – RIA Novosti. An adult and two children died in a fire in a private house in the Novosibirsk region, two more children were taken to the hospital, a representative of emergency services told RIA Novosti.
According to him, the fire occurred on Saturday evening in a wooden private house in the village of Bobrovka, Suzunsky district.
“One adult died, two children died, two children were hospitalized,” the agency's source said.
An investigator is working at the scene, he said.
A woman and two children died on Saturday in a fire in a private house in the Novosibirsk region, two more children were hospitalized, according to the Investigative Department of the RF IC for the region.
According to the Ministry of Emergency Situations, at 19.48 (15.48 Moscow time) firefighters left after reporting a fire in a private house in the village of Bobrovka, Suzunsky district. Upon the arrival of the first fire and rescue teams, the log house was on fire. An 11-year-old boy took his four-year-old brother out of the burning building before the arrival of the fire brigade. Both were taken to the intensive care unit of the central district hospital. In less than an hour, firefighters extinguished the open fire.
“In the course of extinguishing the fire, the bodies of the mistress of the house, born in 1985, her two-year-old daughter and seven-year-old son were found.
A criminal case was initiated for causing death by negligence to two or more persons. According to preliminary information from the UK, an 11-year-old boy tried to light the stove, but there was a cotton and a fire started. He managed to take his four-year-old brother out of the house, but the rest could not be saved.
“At present, a complex of investigative actions is being carried out aimed at establishing all the circumstances,” the SUSK reported.
The head office of the Ministry of Emergency Situations added that psychologists from the emergency department went to the place to work with relatives of a large family.