Fireworks spark explosions & blaze at Moscow shopping mall (PHOTOS,VIDEO)
The incident took place in the ‘Elektronika Na Presnye’ shopping mall in northwest Moscow. Firefighters have evacuated shoppers at the mall, a source from law enforcement services told TASS.
The circumstances of the incident are now being investigated, a source at the press office of the Moscow emergency services told RIA Novosti.
The area of the blaze is about 20 sq meters, RIA Novosti said, adding that the firefighters have managed to contain the fire.
Говорят отдел пиротехники в Электроника на Пресне горит pic.twitter.com/fz0VW7FRLq— Тот самый Терновский (@dternovskiy) April 18, 2016
One person is missing following the incident, the source in the emergency services said.