In the Karsunsky district of the Ulyanovsk region, a wooden residential building burned down. On Thursday, July 28, reports ulpravda.ru with reference to the regional department of the Ministry of Emergency Situations.
The fire occurred the day before, on July 27, in the village of Lugovoi at 00.35 on Lugovoi Street. The first fire departments arrived 9 minutes later. At 00.55 the fire was eliminated.
“Seven personnel and two special vehicles took part in extinguishing the fire. The roof of the house on an area of 32 square meters and a wooden annex were destroyed by fire,” the ministry said.
According to preliminary data, the cause of the fire was careless handling of fire while smoking.
On July 5, it was reported that a 14-year-old teenager saved a child from a fire in a residential private house in the village of Staroaleiskoye in the Altai Territory. The fire broke out after a lightning strike. A seven-year-old girl who was in the house hid in a back room.