A fire at the Bratsk has claimed the lives of seven people

© Ministry of emergency situations in Irkutsk blastopore in Bratsk, 16.07.2017A fire at the Bratsk has claimed the lives of seven people© EMERCOM in the Irkutsk region

The number of victims at a fire in Bratsk in the Irkutsk region increased to seven, according to the website of the regional Department of EMERCOM of Russia.

Earlier it was reported about the remains of six people found at the scene of the fire in horticulture «Railroad».

«Half an hour later, in the course of parsing and spilling of construction designs, firefighters found the remains of biological seven people», — reported on the Agency’s website.

In the MOE also said that the cause of the fire could be the introduction of an external source of fire or short circuit in the wiring.

It is noted that the fire occurred in the gardening «the Railway man» at 3am on Sunday. When rescuers arrived on the scene, the house was already fully engulfed in flames.

 

Source