In correctional colony No. 2 of Rostov-on-Don on Wednesday, February 8, a fire broke out. Two convicts died, another prisoner was hospitalized with burns. This was reported to “Kommersant” in the press service of the Main Directorate of the Federal Penitentiary Service of Russia for the Rostov Region.
“The fire occurred on the territory of a utility facility with an area of about 40 square meters. m. It was promptly localized and liquidated, ”the press service noted.
An investigation is underway into the incident, the causes and circumstances of the incident are being clarified.