The head of the state service for emergency situations (SSES) of Ukraine Mykola Chechetkin said at an urgent meeting of the Cabinet that the Emergency situation in the area of the fire at the oil depot in the Kiev region is fully controlled.
"Emergency situation in the area of fire is completely under control ", - writes a press-service of the Cabinet.
According to Chechetkina, SSES unit has carried out exploration within the depot and proceeded to extinguish the fire. The head of the state emergency service said that the destruction of the fire units were attracted Zhytomyr, Cherkasy and Kirovohrad regions.
"now in readiness is four firefighters trains - two in Vasylkiv, two in Kiev, but the necessity to attract not. That is, the situation is under control. Working around the clock to total destruction, " he noted.
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. Adjusted data, as a result of state of emergency 1 citizen died, 14 were damaged. Residents are evacuated from a two-zone fire. The mayor of the Ukrainian capital Vitali Klitschko have said before, that Experts have not detected hazardous substances in the air in the tank farm area.