The Ministry of defence of Ukraine fears that the fire burning near Kiev tank farm may spread to the site of a military airfield in Vasylkiv, said the office of communications And mass media Ministry.
"We, just like you considered the possibility that the fire from the burning tank farm may spread to the site of the airfield. The Ministry of defence And the leadership of the air command "Centre" has taken All possible measures to prevent such a situation. All special services of the aerodrome And the personnel listed in the highest trained. It is, in principle, the object of increased attention. And not only were they willing And confident in the security of the aerodrome And its facilities, And also went to the aid of the State specifically in the area of fire, "informs television channel" 112 Ukraine " the letter of the Ministry of defence.
first it was claimed that lit up a small portion of the forest in the zone of the burning depot. 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