50 metres From the burning Kiev tank farms are located the warehouses of weapons, said Secretary of the Council of national security and defense of Ukraine Oleksandr Turchynov, who came to the event.
"From the border of the sun at a distance of 50 m are warehouses with the weapon, - he said, reports the news Agency.- The main task - not to allow the flame would move to a military unit ". The fire at the oil depot "BRSM-oil" in the village Cracki Kiev region erupted on the evening of the first day of the week. On Tuesday morning, rescuers said about the explosion. Because of the fire alarmed fighters of the Ukrainian national guard.
The acting head of the main Department of civil service on emergency situations in Kiev Valery Boris said that the fire took the life of five people, all of them firefighters involved in extinguishing the fire. According to the summary data, already kindled all 17 fuel tanks. In addition, in the area of fire was another base, and gas. Ukrainian media say that technology is sorely lacking, and no one fights fire, for fire to come close to you. On the given fact criminal case under the criminal code according to section 2 of article 273 of the criminal code of Ukraine (violation of safety rules in explosive factories or explosive plants). From the outset, the Ministry of internal Affairs of Ukraine reported that the probable cause of the fire called a technical error when working with petroleum products. Later, the head adviser of the Ministry of internal Affairs of Ukraine Zoryan Shkiriak said that the Fire could occur as a result of arson or violation of rules of storage of petroleum products. VIDEO