In Nizhny Novgorod shopping center evacuated over a thousand people

© Photo : administration of Primorsk territory Fire truck. Archive photoIn Nizhny Novgorod shopping center evacuated over a thousand people© Photo : administration of Primorsk territory

Nizhny Novgorod rescuers evacuated 1.2 thousand people from the trade centre «Sky» in Nizhny Novgorod, where there was a false alarm on the smoke, told RIA Novosti the representative of the press service of EMERCOM in the region.

According to the interlocutor, the fire service in Nizhny Novgorod on Sunday afternoon received a message that in the shopping centre «Sky», located in the city centre, the automatic alarm.

«Arrived on the scene, rescuers evacuated from the building 1.2 thousand visitors and staff, there was no fire, the call was about,» — said the Agency official representative of the Department.

According to the source RIA Novosti in law enforcement field, signalling at the Mall tripped due to vandalism. «The unknown pressed the fire alarm button. It turns out who it was,» said the Agency source.

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