Five killed in house fire in Azerbaijan; Two of them are women and three children

Sabirabad: A terrible fire broke out in Sabirabad district of Azerbaijan.

APA’s Mil Mughan bureau reports that 5 members of a family, two women and three children burned to death as fire brook out at the Rzayevs’s house in Garatughay village of the district.

The incident took place at about 06.30 am today.

Sabirabad District Fire Protection Department of the Ministry of Emergency Situations confirmed the fact to APA.

The investigation is underway.

The Ministry of Emergency Situations issued a statement on the incident.

The statement says that combustible construction of the citizen’s single-storey house with total living area of 160 sq.m that includes 3 rooms and a verandah in Garatughay village of Sabirabad district burned.

Bodies of Rzayeva Nazakat Huseynagha, born in 1967, Rzayeva Lamiya Mahir, born in 1991, Rzayeva Mansuma Zabil, born in 2009, Rzayeva Yaghmu Zabil, born in 2012 and Rzayeva Gulay Zabil, born in 2013, were discovered by firefighters.

The firefighters extinguished the fire at 08: 25 am.

SOURCE: AZERI PRESS NEWS AGENCY