After a fire in a boarding school in Ivanovo region four remain in hospital

© Fotolia / PaoleseБольница. Archival photoAfter a fire in a boarding school in Ivanovo region four remain in hospital© Fotolia / Paolese

Four people remain in hospital after a fire in a boarding house in the town of Puchezh, Ivanovo region, told RIA Novosti on Saturday, a source in emergency services of the region.

Information about the fire at the nursing home in the city Puchezh was received by the MOE at 22.55 GMT on Friday. At the time of arrival of the first fire divisions the fire had engulfed the third floor of the third building. At 23.05 GMT the lesion was localized in 23.07 burning eliminated. Was damaged the inner part of the room, 20 square meters. The fire killed two of the guest were men, 1960 and 1952 year of birth, 43 people were evacuated. Other victims have not previously reported.

«Nine people injured, two of them died. Four people were hospitalized, and another three medical assistance was rendered on an outpatient basis,» — said the Agency interlocutor.

The representative of the regional Glaucus Ministry of emergency situations said earlier RIA Novosti that the cause of the fire in a nursing home could be Smoking or arson.