Shortly before 07.30 am there was a fire today Tuesday in an apartment in a multi-family home on Berta road in Zurich's district 3. During the fire rescue joined forces with the professional fire protection & rescue Zurich on a dead Person, such as the Zurich city police. The identity of the victim is as yet unknown. The city police of Zurich and the Institute for legal medicine have initiated investigations.
When the rescue workers arrived at the house, was called to the main entrance door locking, Therefore, had chosen the members of the professional fire brigade, "to start via Attack a fire from the outside and a room's window in the apartment." in the message. A part in the full fire of standing room within can few minutes will be deleted. Other apartments in the house were not drawn by the fire affected.
Why the fire is in a multi-family home broke out, is also not yet clarified. Detectives of the Zurich city police, fire investigators from the Canton police of Zurich and the Institute for forensic medicine of Zurich investigated the cause, writes the police. The resulting damage to property amounts to approximately 80‘000 Swiss francs. (sip)
Created: 07.05.2019, 10:42 PM