Prosecutor General: 4 killed, 14 injured in residential building fire in Baku

Baku: According to preliminary information, 4 people died and 14 were injured in the fire that erupted in a multi-storey residential building in Baku’s Binagadi district, Prosecutor General Zakir Garalov, who arrived at the scene, told reporters.

Zakir Garalov said that some firefighters were injured as well.

Azerbaijani Interior Minister Ramil Usubov, Prosecutor General Zakir Garalov, Deputy Prosecutor General Rustam Usubov, Deputy Minister of Emergency Situations Etibar Mirzayev and Deputy Interior Minister Oruj Zalov have arrived at the fire scene.

Works are underway to extinguish the fire.

SOURCE: Azeri Press News Agency