In Yaroslavl, a fire broke out at the plant of ventilation products. This was announced on Thursday, May 26, by the press service of the Main Directorate of the Ministry of Emergency Situations of Russia for the Yaroslavl Region.
The incident happened earlier that day at an enterprise located on Gagarin Street. The fire was assigned the second rank of difficulty. Smoke from the fire was visible in almost all parts of the city. Local residents began to actively share footage of what is happening on social networks.
Approximately an hour and a half after receiving a message about the fire, the fire was localized. The burning area was 1800 square meters. m, according to the TV channel “Star”.
As Acting Governor of the region Mikhail Evraev said, no one was injured as a result of the fire.
“I instructed immediately after the elimination of the fire to organize the departure of an environmental mobile laboratory in order to assess the state of the air in the area. I will report on the results of the measurements as soon as information appears, ”the 360 TV channel quotes him as saying.
He added that a warehouse with plastic chips caught fire at the ventilation products plant, writes Moskva 24.
19 pieces of equipment and 52 people were involved in the elimination of the fire.
On May 24, the Church of Peter and Paul in Moscow caught fire. The attic floor of a detached one-story refectory building was on fire. The area of the fire was 150 square meters. m. No one was hurt.