In Moscow caught fire in the night Dorm aviation Institute, fleeing from the fire, the students jumped from the Windows. After the flames engulfed the entire 3rd floor to leave the building could not all. According to the victims, almost all the emergency exits were closed.
The fire in the dormitory of the Moscow aviation Institute started at 2am. In a matter of minutes the first calculations of rescuers were at the scene. Emergency officials started to evacuate.
The head of the Department of fire and rescue EMERCOM of Russia Dmitry Shirlin: "In place of concentrated fire 19 vehicles, about 70 personnel. In the course of extinguishing a fire evacuated about 350 people."
A few people decided to escape before the arrival of firefighters. Someone managed to climb down the drainpipe, and someone had to jump out the window. The fire erupted so quickly that the students began to get out of the building on your own.
They smashed Windows, threw mattresses on the ground and jumped on them. In the end, injured 6 people, they have broken legs. Died in the fire there. Extinguished the fire in about 1.5 hours. The fire area made 50 square metres. The first conclusions about the causes of the fire be made only after a thorough examination.
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