MOSCOW, November 1 (Itar-Tass) —— The death toll of a house fire in western Moscow has grown to two, city emergency situations department spokesman Yevgeny Bobylev told Itar-Tass.
“According to the updated information, there were three victims in the fire. One died on an ambulance. One was found dead on the fire scene,” he said.
The fire in a 17-story house on Glavmosstroy Street was reported at 7:35 p.m. local time. It started in an apartment on the second story and smoke was thick.
“The fire is confined. Twelve people, including one child, are rescued,” Bobylev said.
Five fire engines are putting out the blaze.