Two people were killed due to a fire in an apartment on the fifth floor of a ten-storied house on Richter street in Odessa on Sunday night, according to Malinovsky district police Department of the city.

“While extinguishing the fire on the area of two square meters rescuers found the bodies of two men. One of the victims is 56-the summer owner, the person of the second set. According to preliminary findings, the fire in the home occurred because of careless handling of fire”, – is spoken in the message published on the website of the office of the National police in the Odessa region.

In fact the incident in the Unified register of pretrial investigations included information under item 1 of part 2 of article 115 of the Criminal code of Ukraine (premeditated murder) marked “accident”. The bodies of the dead directed on it is judicial-medical examination to determine a final cause of death.

As reported At 10:12 environment in the Odessa College of Economics, law and hotel and restaurant business on the third floor of a six storey educational building was on fire, the area of which reached 4 thousand square meters In 14:18 the same day the fire was localized, but the putting out individual fires and smoldering plots continued for a long time.

As of Sunday morning the number of deaths due to fire increased to ten hospitals remains of 9 of the 30 victims. The fate of 8 people remains unknown. Rescue and other urgent work at the scene continues. On 5 and 6 December declared days of mourning in Odessa, December 8, in Ukraine.