A fire occurred in Novosibirsk hostel. By tentative data of regional Emergency Ministry, 3 people died.
An ignition happened in 9-storied building at 03:00 a.m. by local time (0:00 by Moscow). A dead man was found on 5-th floor near seat of fire and 2 people died jumping from windows.
Firemen evacuated 98 lodgers of top-floor apartments by means of automobile ladders. Total number of evacuated people is about 400 people. 5 people got wounds, including 3 children. One of injured got 90% burn and is in extremely severe state.
The fire has been extinguished at 8:38 by local time. The causes of fire have not been established yet.
sections: Accidents, Region News
regions: Siberian region