4B Grushevskogo in Kiev burning building: the place is patrolled, there were new details
As reported today, January 16, at about 15.30 the fire started in a historic building in the European area.
Users of social networks reported about massive traffic jams on the streets of Hrushevskoho and Khreschatyk.
At the moment, according to the interior Ministry of Ukraine in the Pechersk district of the capital, burning roof of 3-storey building, which is currently not inhabited.
To extinguish the fire sent 16 pieces of firefighting and rescue equipment and 70 staff members.
The house on the street Grushevskogo 4B is located in the courtyard of the hotel “Dnepr”.
There is information that this building has wanted to destroy, to build a skyscraper.
The city Council in 2003 recognized LLC “Holy Grail” winner of the investment competition for the reconstruction of European square with the construction of non-residential premises and underground space at downtown (from independence square to European square) and under the street (from the European square to the house №4).
This reconstruction project involved the construction of office and hotel complex “Capital” on dozens of floors.
Earlier it was reported that in Kiev, a fire broke out in the building with people. The fire broke out in industrial housing near the office of the STB channel.
Message about the fire came on the line emergency services Monday, January 14, at about 16:00. The fire broke out in the industrial building at street CEDICE, 10A.
According to preliminary data, in the room on the fourth floor short-circuited and burned wiring.
The people who were inside felt a sharp burning smell and soon realized that the fire had engulfed the building. Most of them managed to run out, but some people remained trapped in a fire inside.
To a scene promptly there arrived rescuers who managed to free the victims. Those of them who were in the midst of the fire, the medics gave first aid. It is noted that as a result of fire no one was seriously hurt.
Eyewitnesses said that the fire covered several offices on the fourth floor, which is about 50-60 square meters. Due to heavy fire in the building killed Windows.
We will remind, a fire broke out on the territory of Kyiv-Pechersk Lavra, all the smoke and fire.
As reported Politeka, a fire in the garage claimed the life of Kharkov.
Also Politeka wrote that more than 100 people became victims of the emergency in Ukraine.