It is noted that the message about the fire in the apartment arrived at 22:07.
“Open burning was eliminated at 22:20. There are victims, "- said in the MOE.
The ministry added that 44 people were rescued, including 7 children.
All the circumstances of the incident are being investigated.
Earlier it became known that firefighters rescued four people, including two children, while eliminating a fire in an apartment in Moscow.