Tuesday, November 21, 2017

Firefighters dispatched to put out fire at Kit shopping mall

Rescue workers in the Sverdlovsk region were dispatched to Yekaterinburg's Kit shopping mall on Sunday after the building's roof caught fire.

A total of 10 firetrucks were needed to combat the fire, which had spread across an area of 100 feet. Crews were able to completely extinguish the fire in 20 minutes, according to Ural.kp.ru.

More than 500 shoppers were safely evacuated shortly after the fire started. Nobody was injured in the incident, Ural.kp.ru reports.