At the tank farm in the village Cracki Kiev region was a fire so strong that to eliminate it took strength not only fire departments, but also the national guard of Ukraine. From Flova and Kiev to the fire place towards the 2 firefighters train.
In Ukraine the result of the explosion at the oil depot were injured 4 employee of the company,they moved to the hospital. The fire swept 3 of the tank with fuel. A fire so strong that asks bringing to its localization not only firefighters, but all, somehow able to influence the course of events, including the national guard.
"The explosion at the oil depot under Vassilkov. Huge. Killed firefighters... ESS (State emergency service - Approx. ed.) is pulling all that there is. The alarm raised by the national guard. Labor," - wrote the Minister of internal Affairs of Ukraine Arsen Avakov on his own Twitter page.
The situation is complicated by the fact that the fire may spread to other objects and then with the spread of the fire will not be able to cope even reinforced fire dresses. "In the fire zone of another base oil KLO. All evacuated. Exposed a cordon," said Avakov.
"6 firefighters with burns was sent to the hospital. With six no communication... conduct the search. Just out of the fire came four," added the head of the interior Ministry. He further added that out of the fire came four more. Consequently, the number of inhabitants of our planet, remaining in the fire zone, whose position is unknown, reduced to 2.
"Initially to extinguish the fire were involved in fire and rescue units rescue Services in the amount of 18 people individual composition SSES and 6 units of equipment. Taking into consideration the complications of the situation, the State service of Ukraine for emergency situations were immediately cooperated attraction of additional forces and means from the garrisons of Kyiv and Zhytomyr, Kyiv state enterprise "Mobile rescue center" and fire trains from "uz", - said the Department gschs of Ukraine.
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