MOSCOW, February 24 (Itar-Tass) — The fire at a construction materials market near Moscow's Ring Road is extinguished, the press service of the Emergencies Ministry’s Moscow regional department told Itar-Tass.
There have been no reports about victims.
The information that a two-storey building was on fire at the market was received at 05:14 Moscow time on Friday. The market is located at the 53rd km of the Ring Road.
When firemen arrived at the site, 400 sq meters were already ablaze, and there was a threat that the fire could spread.