The fire broke out in Petrovaradin, at 79 Račko Street. As unofficially confirmed to RTS, a 71-year-old man died in the fire, while the other victim has not been identified.
The spokesman for the emergency services, Dr. Zoran Krulj, tells RTS that their team intervened around 5:30 a.m.
“Two charred bodies were found on the spot, and the team helped women aged 67 and 43 who had a stress reaction. They were not taken to the hospital, but they were helped on the spot,” says Krulj.
The fire was extinguished by 11 firefighters. They stopped the spread of the fire to the entire building, and then extinguished the fire.
Citizens who live nearby can hear that there used to be a catering establishment “Cabaret Avantura”, reports the portal 021.rs.
The police and the prosecutor’s office are investigating, and a little after 8 a.m. that part of the street was reopened to traffic.