In the Tomsk region as a result of fire in one-storey wooden house in the village Prichulymskaya the morning of Tuesday, 21 January, killing 11 people. Almost all the victims – 10 persons – visitors and workers from Uzbekistan. Killed one Russian. Only two people managed to escape from a burning house.
According to preliminary data, the cause of the fire was faulty electric. “In every room where lived these people standing additional heating elements. Wiring is simple, as a patch, with a tree thrown. Pre – ignition from the electrical device,” – said the Governor of Tomsk region Sergey Zhvachkin.
According to the head of the region, the room in which lived people who were not registered as residential. The building itself is rented by the Chinese company. “The Windows were covered with lattice, which, most likely, prevented the majority of people to leave the building. Only two were able to clear the glass,” said Gwatkin.
Tomsk region Governor expressed his condolences to the Uzbek Diaspora and the family of the dead Russians. The investigative Department of the TFR in the fact of destruction of people criminal case as regards 3 articles 109 of the criminal code (causing death by negligence to two or more persons).