Seven people died in a fire in a private house in the city of Nizhny Lomov, Penza region, APA reports citing Ria Novosti.
This was reported in the press service of the Russian Emergencies Ministry.
“According to updated information, three children and four adults died in the fire,” a representative of the agency said .
Rescuers recorded a fire in a private house in Zarechny Lane. By the time of arrival at the emergency site, firefighters observed open fire and heavy smoke inside the house.