Three killed by fire in Luhansk region

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Aug. 12, 2010, 9:53 a.m. | Ukraine — by Interfax-Ukraine

The Emergency Situations Ministry reported several fires on Aug. 11.

Three people have died in fire in a one-story private house in the town of Brianka, Luhansk region. The fire destroyed the wooden building, the press service of the Ukrainian Emergencies Ministry reported. The cause of the fire is being investigaed.

A total of 522 fires, including 122 in the residential sector were registered on August 11. Two dead people were found at sites of fires. Three fires erupted at enterprises, with another eight transport related.
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