On Frezerovshchikov Street in Yekaterinburg, an apartment in a multi-storey building caught fire, from where emergency services managed to save three people. This was reported to URA.RU in the press service of the Ministry of Emergency Situations in the Sverdlovsk region.
“A message about a fire on Frazerovshchikov Street was received on August 11. [Установлено, что] an apartment on the fifth floor of a nine-story apartment building is on fire,” the ministry said. They noted that 10 people went to the place in four special cars.
The fire was extinguished in 11 minutes, but its cause is still unknown. Experts will analyze the place of ignition and draw the appropriate conclusions. Three people were rescued from the apartment. One had to be hospitalized.
Earlier, the Ministry of Emergency Situations warned of windy weather, which could contribute to the emergence of fires. Sverdlovsk residents were urged to stay at home and close windows in bad weather.