IRKUTSK, January 27 (Itar-Tass) - Two children and their father have died in a fire in the village of Golumet in the Cheremhovsky district of the Irkutsk region.
The regional department of the RF Emergency Situations Ministry (EMERCOM) told Itar-Tass on Friday that a house in which a large family lived burned down there overnight. The mother and three children survived. Their neighbour helped them to get out of the burning house.
The family had their file in the police inspectorate for minors of the Cheremhovsky municipality, as the parents never worked and regularly consumed alcoholic beverages.
A pre-investigation check is conducted over the fire.