As of 19:40 the number of victims of the fire at the Odessa College of Economics, law and hotel and restaurant business rose to 26 people.
“According to updated data of 19:40 a fire in the building of the Odessa College killed 1 person and injured 26 people, 11 of them teenagers, and the 7 employees of gschs”, – the press service of Gosuslugi of Ukraine for emergency situations.
As reported at 10:12 environment in the Odessa College of Economics, law and hotel and restaurant business (Odessa) on the 3rd floor of 6-storied academic building was on fire, the area of which reached 4 thousand square meters in 14:18 was localized. The fire 17-year-old student died. According to media reports, the two victims are in serious condition.
At the briefing gschs in Kiev, it was noted that the location of another 15 people sets, but this figure is approximate.
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.