As of 7.00 on Friday actions for liquidation of emergency situation of a fire in the building of the Odessa College of Economics, law and hotel and restaurant business, conducts a search operation, the press service of the state service of Ukraine for emergency situations.

“As of 7.00 6 Dec open flames are not observed. Conducted search and rescue operations and fighting separate foci of decay of the building structures”, – said in a statement on the Agency’s website.

Rescuers noted that during search operations found the body of a deceased person.

“As a result of fire two people died, 30 were hospitalized in hospitals (one person was discharged), the fate of 13 people remains unknown,” – said gschs in Odessa region.

To eliminate the consequences of the fire attracted 253 persons and 38 units of equipment, including from gschs 131 people l/s and 15 units of machinery.

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, it was localized.

Upon a fire criminal proceedings under part 2 of article 270 (violation established by the legislation of fire safety requirements) of the Criminal code of Ukraine.