In Penza, the three-storey shopping center “Triumph” caught fire. This was reported by TASS with reference to the press service of the Russian Emergencies Ministry.
According to emergency services, the attic floor and the roof of the building are burning. At 06:48 Moscow time, the localization of the fire was announced on an area of 2 thousand square meters. No information about the victims has been reported.
Earlier in Moscow, the building of the Ministry of Internal Affairs of Russia on Zhitnaya Street caught fire. A video of the incident was posted online. The footage shows several fire trucks that are standing near the building. According to a TASS source, the fire took place on the sixth floor, in a server room. All people from the building were successfully evacuated.