Massive fire in the warehouse of a Russian online store in St. Petersburg

The fire broke out on Saturday morning in a warehouse of the online store Wildberry in southeastern St. Petersburg. Wildberry is the largest online retailer in Russia. The fire spread quickly and burned an area of ​​7 hectares. The fire brigade is still investigating the cause of the fire and has not responded to reports of possible arson.

Russian news site RBK reported that a major brawl broke out at the warehouse on Wednesday evening. An Azerbaijani Wildberry employee was taken to hospital with stab wounds.