In the Khabarovsk region, has called the possible cause of the fire that killed children

© RIA Novosti / Igor Eucandidate in foobarcontroller of the emergency departments. Archival photoIn the Khabarovsk region, has called the possible cause of the fire that killed children© RIA Novosti / Igor Eucandidate the image Bank

A fire in a private house in the village of Mendeleevo Komsomolsk-on-Amur in Khabarovsk region, killing two small children, began not from the stove for awhile — the focus is on the living room sofa, and the cause of fire could become careless handling of fire, informs on Friday the regional Glaucus MOE.

Earlier it was reported that on 25 January 2018 in a private wooden house in the village of Mendeleevo fire occurred. In the house were two children of 4-5 years and a male disabled person who has problems with mental health. During a fire the man managed to get out of the house, the children were killed.

It was assumed that the cause of the fire was a stove that warmed up the adults, and left. The investigative Committee opened a criminal case.

It was also reported that during the flood of 2013, this house was in the flood zone. Along with other buildings in the area, he was recognized as unfit for habitation. All citizens provided with a new housing. However, people do not leave their homes.

«Employees of probation fire laboratory FPS for Khabarovsky Krai and the investigation team was conducted more detailed examination of the scene of a fire in a private house in the village of Mendeleyevo. With the help of special equipment surveyed all premises, with the result that the fire was detected at the sofa in the room», — stated in the message.

It is noted that currently examines several possible causes of the fire, one of which could become careless handling of fire.

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