More than 50 animals died in a fire in St. Petersburg circus tent on Monday, said the EMERCOM in St. Petersburg. Data on victims of people have been reported.
According to authorities, the fire started at 13:00 on the extension to the circus tent in Avtovo in the south-western outskirts of the city, where there is an exhibition of animals. There was a danger of fire on the transition itself circus. The fire was given increased number of 3.
To localize the fire rescue workers took an hour to eliminate — a little over two hours. Animals were killed in a fire all reports NEWSru.com.
As specified site "Fontanka.ru" in EMERCOM in St. Petersburg, including the victims — one snake, two iguanas, six chinchillas, 23 parrots, four canaries, 10 rabbits, 4 monkeys, one skunk and two ferrets.
As a preliminary version of the MOE called the wiring. According to preliminary data, the heat-loving creatures decided to warm up the room and put him in the additional heaters. Perhaps to them and for the emergence of a fire, includes publication.