Novokuznetsk more than 120 people were evacuated from the Mall due to fire

© RIA Novosti / Alexander Cookingplate in photobacteria sleeves, set on fire the car of EMERCOM of Russia. Archival photoNovokuznetsk more than 120 people were evacuated from the Mall due to fire© RIA Novosti / Alexander Cookingplate the image Bank

More than 120 people were evacuated from the shopping center «Zarya» in Novokuznetsk, Kemerovo region after a fire at carrying out of welding works, reported RIA Novosti the representative of the emergency services in the region.

«Fire on the area of 20 square meters is located in the basement, which carried out the welding works. The building evacuated more than 120 people», — said the Agency interlocutor.

In the regional head office of EMERCOM RIA Novosti confirmed the fire and said that there are 12 fire departments that involved two ladders. According to preliminary data, the fire occurred in the basement or on the first floor of the building. Details and reasons of the incident are being investigated.

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