Press Service of the Main Directorate of the Ministry of Emergency Situations for the Krasnodar Territory
On the night of June 16, warehouses caught fire in Krasnodar near the Rostov Highway. The employees of the Main Directorate of the Ministry of Emergency Situations estimated the fire area at 700 square meters, but it quickly increased up to a thousand. According to the press service of the emergency department for the Krasnodar Territory, the extinguishing took more than 4 hours.
– At 03:29, upon arrival at the place of the first units, it was established that a fire had occurred in the premises on Topolina Street on an area of about 700 square meters. Deployed firefighting headquarters. Filed trunks for extinguishing. The fire was assigned rank number two, – noted the press service of the Main Directorate of the Ministry of Emergency Situations in the Krasnodar Territory.
Due to the fact that flammable materials were stored in the warehouse (the Ministry of Emergency Situations did not specify which ones), the fire quickly continued to spread and soon the fire area reached 1000 square meters. By half past six in the morning, the fire was localized, and two hours later, the rescuers announced the complete liquidation.
104 people and 30 pieces of equipment were involved in extinguishing the fire. The cause of the fire is still unknown, they are established by experts.