The number of people killed during a fire on the territory of the border department of the FSB of Russia in Rostov-on-Don has increased to four, five injured have been hospitalized, Rostov media reports. At the same time, emergency services do not officially comment on the situation. According to data on the morning of March 17, there are no data on the dead and injured on the website of the Ministry of Emergency Situations in the Rostov region, reports the Radio Liberty project Caucasus. Realities.
Earlier it was reported that one person died and two others were injured as a result of the fire.
According to the version announced by the FSB press service, the cause of the fire was the ignition of fuel and lubricants in the garage workshop, which led to the explosion and destruction of the building. Before the comment of the special service, the head of the Rostov region of Russia, Vasyl Golubev, stated that the cause of the fire was a short circuit in the commercial premises of the border management, after which containers with PMM exploded.
At the same time, a sound can be heard from a surveillance camera in the video published by the Baza Telegram channel youbthe ear, and then smoke appears. The Russian state news agency TASS also reported that the fire was preceded by an explosion, citing emergency services.