Firefighters evacuate building on fire

Firefighters evacuated 16 people including two children from an apartment building in Svoboda nad Úpou, in eastern Bohemia, in the early hours of Saturday, after a fire broke out in one of the flats. A police spokeswoman said no one was hurt in the fire that caused damage of around 950,000 crowns. Causes of the incident are being investigated.

Author: Jan Richter