A fire broke out at a Vietnamese restaurant in downtown Moscow on Wednesday, leaving 11 people injured, the Vietnam News Agency reported.
The 11 victims are employees of the restaurant, one of the most popular Vietnamese eateries in Moscow, the report said. They have been hospitalized and two of them are in critical condition, it said.
Most of the victims came from the central province of Nghe An, according to the report.
The Embassy of Vietnam in Russia is cooperating with local authorities in investigating the fire, officials said