Eight Firefighters Killed In Moscow Fire

At least eight firefighters have reportedly died, following a ceiling collapse, whilst putting out a fire at a warehouse, in eastern Moscow.

Eight firefighters have died on Thursday night while putting out a fire at a warehouse in eastern Moscow, the press service of the Russian Emergencies Ministry said.

Emergency workers have recovered the bodies of the missing firefighters while searching through the charred remains of the building.

A police source told TASS that during the rescue operation the roof collapsed. The firefighters have presumably died beneath the rubble.

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