Fire engulfs Moscow business center, people feared being trapped

MOSCOW: A massive fire has engulfed a business center in western Moscow and officials said Friday several people could be trapped.
Russian emergency services have deployed 180 firefighters, dozens of vehicles and three helicopters to fight the blaze.
They said 125 people were rescued from the building and rescue teams searched for anyone who might still be inside.
Russia’s newly appointed Minister of Emergencies, Alexander Kurenkov, went to the site to oversee firefighting efforts.
Authorities have not identified a possible cause of the fire. Russian news reports pointed to a short circuit that probably caused the fire.

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