A large fire occurred at a poultry farm in the Chelyabinsk region. According to preliminary data, about 15 thousand birds died as a result of the fire, TASS writes with reference to the press service of the Russian Emergencies Ministry.
The incident occurred at the enterprise “Ravis – poultry farm Sosnovskaya”, located in the village of Roshchino, Sosnovsky district. The signal about the fire was received by the duty officer at 17:05 Moscow time. When firefighters arrived at the scene, the fire engulfed the roof of the poultry house on an area of 2,300 square meters.
As a result of the fire, none of the employees of the poultry farm was injured. The staff managed to escape the burning building before the arrival of firefighters.