In Novosibirsk on Tuesday lit up the production building of shoe enterprise "Westfalika". The fire was liquidated after five hours.
Five men perished in the fire, as many got injuries. Information about the fire in the three-storied production building came at 12:15. According to the firemen, the stuff of shoe enterprise tried to liquidate it by their forces, but as a result the flame extended even more. Fire arose on the first floor, smoke soon filled all accommodations of the building.
The main part of the stuff of shoe company was evacuated even before the arrival of firemen. However, some of them, after leaving the burning building decided to return, in order to take away things, and they suffocated. What became the reason for fire is still a question.
sections: Accidents, Region News
regions: Siberian region