In the Yekaterinburg microdistrict Lechebny, wooden pallets caught fire, a fuel truck was located next to the fire. This was reported by the press service of the Main Directorate of the Ministry of Emergency Situations of Russia for the Sverdlovsk Region.
“Fire departments have established that there is a burning of wooden pallets on the territory of the industrial zone. Firefighters evacuated 4 long-range vehicles and a fuel truck from the place of fire to a safe distance, ”the press service of the department reports.
The fire area is 300 square meters. There are 33 rescuers and 11 fire trucks on site. “Fire in front of Volchansky Lane, 2a. They have not been able to put out the fire for a long time, the area of the fire is only increasing, ”an eyewitness told the E1 agency.
Earlier, URA.RU reported that pallets caught fire in an open area in Yekaterinburg. The area of ignition was more than 1000 square meters.