Rus News Journal

Forest fire in Transbaikalia rages on a site in the extent of 16 km

Moscow, 18 apr - News. the Front of the riding forest fire thrown on Wednesday on apartment houses in Onon area of Transbaikalian edge, makes 16 kilometres, the representative regional GUMCHS has informed News.

" the Riding fire has approached to settlement Bottom Tsasuchej, its front already makes 16 kilometres " - the interlocutor of agency has told, having noticed that the situation becomes complicated strong flaws, fire QIK extends on dense pine needles.

Earlier it was informed on transition of fire to two apartment houses and population evacuations. According to preliminary data, victims are not present.

According to a regional central board of the Ministry of Emergency Measures, struggle against fire is conducted by 50 firemen, they are helped by local population. To the place of CHS the operative group of central administrative board of the Ministry of Emergency Measures on Transbaikalian edge has left.