Liquidation of fires on burning for five days, a tank farm in Kyiv oblast completed, said the head of civil service on emergency situations of Ukraine Mykola Chechetkin.
"Fire has long been localized. Today completed the Liquidation of fires, " said he, adding that there are questions that are associated with the pumping of fuel. According to his statement, as long as the fuel will not be pumped out, the Danger will not be charged, reports RIA " Novosti ".
before the last working day of the week it was announced that the rescuers put out one of the three burning tanks on a tank farm in Kyiv oblast, now recorded a slight burning 2 more tanks. Last night it was claimed that the oil depot near Kiev continue to burn 3 tanks with oil products. Before that, the Ukrainian media reported that the Fire at the oil depot near Kiev has expanded again - they burn for two and four of the tank. On Wednesday, the head of the MIA of Ukraine Arsen Avakov said that the firemen involved in the destruction of the fire at the oil depot in the Kiev region, will be strengthened with special fire tanks. On Tuesday evening, the Ukrainian media reported that the Fire at the oil depot near Kiev, as if it has increased, you have a new source of fire, increased fire area. However, the rescuers, these data are not confirmed. The mayor of the Ukrainian capital Vitali Klitschko reported that the level of air pollution in Kiev because of a fire at the oil depot exceeded the maximum permissible limits, in the city introduced a number of restrictions. Before this, at the scene of the fire at the oil depot near Kiev found the bodies of three firefighters. So, the death toll rose to five. 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. Kindled all 17 fuel tanks. By Monday evening, the overwhelming number of them turned out to put out.