16 dead as factory is razed by fire in Russian capital, Moscow

16 dead as factory is razed by fire in Russian capital, Moscow

16 migrants who worked in a factory, have been reported dead in Moscow, Russia early Saturday morning. The workers were said to be using the factory as their residence at the end of the day having no place to call home since they were new migrants. 5 people were also said to be injured in the outbreak.

16 dead as factory is razed by fire in Russian capital, Moscow

Russia’s Emergencies Ministry issued a statement moments ago saying:

“As the fire was being extinguished, the staff found a room cut off by the fire.

“Firefighters broke through the wall and found 16 bodies there.”

“The victims were migrant workers who lived in the building, it is understood.”