Investigators from the Russian Ministry of Emergency Situations are working on three versions of the cause of the fire in Noyabrsk, which killed two children and one woman. This was reported by the press service of the district Ministry of Emergency Situations.
“Investigators from the Russian Ministry of Emergency Situations are conducting an investigation into the fire that occurred tonight in Noyabrsk. Three versions are being pursued: arson, careless handling of fire, malfunction of electrical equipment,” says a message published on the department’s website.
It is expected that employees of the fire testing laboratory will arrive at the scene of the emergency from Salekhard in the near future. They will help determine the exact causes of the fire. At the moment, the perpetrators and the amount of material damage are being established.
Earlier it was reported that a residential building caught fire in Noyabrsk on the night of September 18. After the fire was extinguished, the bodies of two children and one woman were discovered. A criminal case has been opened.