In Yekaterinburg night burning furniture factory. The fire covered an area of 3.5 thousand square meters. Quickly handle c fire did not work - in hydrants there was no water.
This fire has already called the largest in recent years: the fire captured 3.5 square meters. Fire and a column of smoke was visible for miles from the place of incident. The Ural rescuers to the location of the fire, it took 7 hours. In the burning plant were gas cylinders, which created a risk of explosion, however this was avoided. The fire was given an increased 4th issue of complexity and to fight the fire had in difficult conditions.
In extinguishing the fire were involved in 55 units, about 200 people of personnel. Was deployed operational headquarters. The specialists did everything possible to prevent the spread of fire to adjoining buildings: 3-storey administrative building and service centre from which evacuated 12 cars. The difficulty was in the fact that the fire hydrants had no water.
At the moment investigators find out what caused the fire. The building is surrounded, at the scene don't let anyone from the outside.
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