Emergency mode introduced in Rostov-on-don because of the fire

Continued: arson of homes in Rostov-on-don, called the unlikely

In Rostov-on-don because of the fire entered a state of emergency, reported on Monday, August 21 on the website of the city administration.

As RIA Novosti reported, according to the Deputy head of EMERCOM in the region, Yevgeny Kondratiev, “the fire area is located about 25 homes evacuated about 560 people.” Six blocks are disconnected from gas and electricity.

Work at a place more than 400 people, involving more than 200 pieces of equipment.

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The spread of the fire to stop has not yet succeeded, the fire area is over six thousand square meters.

According to the regional Central Board MOE, a fire occurred in a private house №33 in the street of Nizhny Novgorod. Then the fire spread to neighboring buildings. There were also reports of a gas explosion in the area of the fire.

For help addressed the medics nine people. Three victims taken to the hospital.

According to TASS, the fighting involved three helicopters. In addition to the staff of the MOE, in extinguishing the fire involved military personnel. For local residents temporary accommodation.