Criminal proceedings have been initiated into the fire at the Odesa Regional Mental Health Center. According to the act of rescuers, a preliminary cause of the fire is that it was set from outside.
As part of the criminal proceedings, searches continue in the administrative building of the hospital and in the offices of three officials of the institution. The fire documentation will be taken for a thorough examination.
Investigators conducted an initial inspection of the location, interviewed witnesses from the staff of the department in which the fire occurred and other hospital workers.
After extinguishing the fire, the investigative police task force will continue its work. Now the location is guarded by police.