Rescuers inspect the debris of a residential house after a fire broke out, in the village of Litochky, northeast of Kiev, Ukraine, May 29, 2016. — Reuters photo
Seventeen people have been killed after a fire broke out in a residential building housing elderly people in a village near Kiev, Ukraine’s state emergency service said on Sunday.
The fire broke out in the early hours of Sunday, it said, adding that the privately owned two-storey building housed 35 people in the village of Litochky, 37 kilometres (23 miles) northeast of Kiev.
‘Emergency services units saved 18 people, five of whom have been hospitalised …read more
Source: New Age