The fire started around midnight in a residential building located 8 rue Acchiardi de Saint-Léger on the fourth floor of the building. One person has died according to firefighters, this is a woman who lived on the 4th floor of this building with seven floors. In addition, seven wounded were transported to the hospital.
Check the strength of the structure
The firefighters were able to extinguish the flames in the middle of the night, but will remain on the site all day Wednesday. A concrete technician from the city of Nice has to go to the site to check the strength of the construction. For the time being the residents of the building could not return to their apartments. It will be necessary to ensure that the structure is not affected.
Difficult intervention for firefighters
The intervention of the firefighters tonight was made difficult by an exchange with several young people from the district. Insults are pronounced. The firefarers were ashamed of their intervention and consider prosecution.