At the scene of the fire at the oil depot near Kiev found the bodies of three firefighters, said the head of the MIA of Ukraine Arsen Avakov.
"found the bodies of the three victims Mchsnikov. The guys lost his life, fearlessly fighting the fire. Honor and memory, " wrote Avakov on his own Twitter.
before Tuesday, it was stated that during the destruction of fire at the tank farm located in the village of Cracki Vasilkovsky district, Kiev region, a person died. The number of victims of the fire, rose to 2. Before that, the Minister of internal Affairs of Ukraine Arsen Avakov said that the cause of the fire at the oil depot near Kiev 80-90% of production is negligence. 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. Kindled all 17 fuel tanks. By Monday evening, the overwhelming Number of them turned out to put out. 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 workshops in explosion). Secretary of Council of national security and defense of Ukraine Oleksandr Turchynov said that burning the oil depot was under investigation, and the real volume of petroleum products unknown.