One person died in a fire in an apartment in a block of flats on Kobielska Street. The fire brigade also informs about dozens of people evacuated. We also received a recording from the scene of the incident on Kontakt 24.
The incident happened shortly after 5 pm. The fire appeared on the ninth floor of a ten-story skyscraper. – When the firefighters arrived at the site, the fire was already developed, the flames were coming out – Krzysztof Kosecki from the Warsaw fire brigade told us.
As he added, the situation is now under control, extinguishing is underway. “Unfortunately, firefighters found the charred body of one person,” Kosecki said.
About 40 people had been evacuated earlier. – The staircase was full of smoke from the fourth floor. At its peak, 11 fire brigades were on site, he noted.
The circumstances of the incident will be clarified by the police.
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