One of the two critical wounded in the fire that was declared early this morning in a residential building in Barcelona, and that has caused mild poisoning by smoke to another 16 people, has been detained as the alleged cause of the fire. intentional.
As reported to Efe Mossos, the detainee is a man of 37 years and Brazilian nationality who resided in the building, and who would have set fire to the mezzanine of the property for reasons that are still being investigated.
As a result of the smoke that caused the fire, the alleged perpetrator has been seriously intoxicated, like another resident in the building, and both have been transferred to two hospitals in the Catalan capital.
The firemen of Barcelona have received the notice of the fire at 5.30 am this morning in a building located on Calle Aragó number 209.
The fire would have originated in the mezzanine of the building, which has five other floors, and all the neighbors, about thirty people, have been evicted.
In the extinguishing of the fire, which has been stifled shortly after 6.00 am, 11 firefighters vehicles have participated, and the Emergency Medical System has carried out a total of 29 assistances at the scene.