Three workers were killed in the collapse of floors in the shopping center in the Kirov region

Three people were killed in a collapse during construction works at the shopping center in the city of Zuevka Kirov region, told RIA Novosti the representative of the emergency services in the region.

According to him, in the street Sverdlova in the house 1A during the works there was a collapse of ceiling on the area of 250 square meters newly built single-storey building of the shopping center.

"Previously, under blockages there are four workers, one of them — with signs of life, three of them died," — said the Agency interlocutor.

In the regional emergency Department said that the message about the incident was received at 10:56. Information on victims is specified.

The investigative Committee opened a criminal case under article 216 of the criminal code (violation of safety rules at conducting building or other works, in which people died).