Three survivors of the fire in Yekaterinburg was drunk

© RIA Novosti / Pavel to Listenpreise in fotoreceptori ambulance. Archival photoThree survivors of the fire in Yekaterinburg was drunk© RIA Novosti / Pavel to Listenpreise the image Bank

Three adults were taken to hospital from the scene of a large fire in Yekaterinburg, were in a state of alcoholic intoxication, said on Sunday the Prosecutor of the Sverdlovsk region.

Information about the fire in the apartment at the address Lilac Parkway, the house 7, came to the police at 18.30 local time (16.30 GMT). Killing three children, three adults injured.

«According to available information, the children lived in the apartment with his father and his mistress who are in a state of alcoholic intoxication and poisoning by combustion products was taken to the hospital. Also in the apartment was their friend, also with signs of poisoning by combustion products and in a state of alcoholic intoxication was taken to hospital. Currently, it turns out, where the mother of the children. According to preliminary data, the family as dysfunctional was not», — stated in the message.

Are the causes of fire, considers all possible versions. Previously, the fire occurred because of careless handling of fire, said the Supervisory Agency.

GUMCHS on Sverdlovsk region reports that the fire occurred in one of the apartments on the ground floor of 12-storey building. Firemen on ladder marches evacuated 45 people, including 14 children.

«In fire fighting involved three units of fire equipment, nine people. Within 40 minutes firemen have coped with fire. To provide emergency psychological assistance to the inhabitants of the fire sent the psychologists EMERCOM of Russia», — stated in the message.

Arrived at the scene, the acting Prosecutor of Kirovsky district of Yekaterinburg Dmitry Krasheninnikov. Upon state of emergency criminal case as regards 3 articles 109 of the criminal code (causing death by negligence to three persons) which provides till four years of imprisonment.