Kyiv: On Saturday, September 23, at 23:42, the operative coordination center of the Main Directorate of the Emergencies Ministry of Ukraine in Kiev received a report on a fire on the street. Viscose, 17.
Arriving at the scene, the rescuers established that a 160x55 storage building was burning on an area of 2500 sq. M. m. Under the influence of high temperature there was a destruction of the roof over the area of the fire, followed by the spread of fire to an area of 3,500 square meters. m.
"Extinguishing the fire was complicated by a large quantity of combustible materials (polimaterials, polystyrene, plinth, panels, etc.) that were located in the warehouse area. In addition, the pressure in the fire hydrants of this facility was insufficient, so rescuers had to lay the main line at a distance of more than 600 meters from and workers of PJSC "Kyivenergo" only disconnected the facility from power supply at 2:02 pm 26 fire and rescue equipment and 120 personnel of the Chiefs th Ukrainian GSCHS management in Kiev ", - stated in the press-service GSCHS Ukraine in Kiev.
At 3:17 the fire was localized, and at 5:00 - it was liquidated.
From one of the rooms the firemen brought out two gas cylinders, thereby preventing explosions. Rescuers did not allow the spread of fire to the warehouse with alcoholic beverages.
There is no information about the victims and the victims. The causes of the fire are being clarified.
Recall that in the Donetsk region in the Nikolsky region in the village Novoyannisol September 22, a fire in the ammunition warehouse. The fire was liquidated on Saturday, September 23, at about 6 am. At the time of the fire, 30 people were evacuated from the territory of the settlement due to ruptures of ammunition. About 60 villagers were evacuated on their own.