Eight people who did not provide their nationality, most of them were foreigners, Died in a fire in a hotel in Riga on Wednesday, Reported the fire department of the capital of Latvia, which designated the incident to occur at 5 am local time (02.00 GMT).
The firefighters received a call and they were told The roof and top floor of a six-story building caught fire. The local agency Letta reported that the authorities later found the place where eight people’s bodies were found.
Another 9 people were rescued and treated by emergency medical servicesIn addition, about 20 people were evacuated and were taken care of by the municipal department.
The Mayor of Riga, Martins Stakis, stated on social media that according to the information he has, The fire happened in the room of the room, it was a building belonging to the Latvian country, But most of the victims are foreigners, although they did not specify a nationality.