In Moscow, three children jumped from the fourth floor during a fire

© RIA Novosti / Natalia to Seliverstova in fotoreceptori ambulance on the streets of MoscowIn Moscow, three children jumped from the fourth floor during a fire© RIA Novosti / Natalia to Seliverstova the image Bank

Three children brought to the hospital after they jumped from a fourth floor window during a fire in a residential building in the East of Moscow, told RIA Novosti the representative of the Moscow Central Directorate of Ministry of emergency situations of the Russian Federation.

«Before the arrival of firefighters, the three children jumped from the fourth floor in a sprawling home residents blanket. Victims were hospitalized,» he said.

After 6 minutes the first fire rescue units arrived at the address, where there was a fire of personal belongings and furniture in one of the apartments on the 4th floor of a residential building on a total area of about 12 square meters.

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One of the children reportedly were taken to the hospital by medical helicopter. The condition of the victims is still unknown.

The fire is currently extinguished, information about the fire was received at 16.13. Burned apartment house to the address: the Free prospectus, the house 12.

As reported in the official account of GUMCHS in Twitter, rescuers arrived on the call six minutes after the call. In the area of 12 square meters burned things and furniture.

In addition to children, one person was rescued from one of the upper floors, the details are not specified yet.

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