A man died as a result of an explosion and fire in a five-story building in the village of Bilohorodka, Kyiv region. Three people are in the hospital. The body of the deceased was found at the site of the fire. This was reported by the press service of the Kyiv Regional State Administration.
"According to operational data, one person died. A man's corpse was found at the site of the fire," the message says.
It is indicated that as of 18:00 the fire was contained, but rescuers continue to work. A 13-year-old child and two adult men were hospitalized.
Due to the incident, residents of the house will not be able to stay overnight in apartments today.
"Now we are solving the issue of their resettlement. Some have the opportunity to stay with relatives or friends. For the rest, we are right now equipping a help center and a place to sleep in the local cultural center. We are also negotiating with developers and hotel managers for temporary resettlement of the victims," said the head Kyiv Regional State Administration Vasyl Volodin.