S.-PETERSBURG, April 13 – RIA Novosti. The rank of the fire in the building of the “Nevskaya Manufactory” in St. Petersburg has been downgraded, work continues on pouring and disassembling structures, according to the city GUMChS.
“At 23.27, the rank of the fire was downgraded to number 3. At the moment, work continues on pouring and dismantling the structures,” the message says.
69 pieces of equipment and 347 people, three helicopters were involved in extinguishing the fire.
According to the department, during the extinguishing of the fire, three employees of the Ministry of Emergency Situations were injured and one firefighter was killed, information about other victims was not reported.
Earlier it was reported that a fire in the building of the “Nevskaya Manufactory” factory took place on Monday. The fire engulfed all six floors of the production building built in 1861. The fire was localized on an area of 10 thousand square meters at 22.22 Moscow time on Monday. According to the Ministry of Emergency Situations, when extinguishing a fire in the building of the Nevskaya Manufaktura factory built in 1861, three firefighters were injured, and one body was found. According to the Ministry of Health, five people were injured, one died.