In the Poltava region, near the village of sandy Kremenchug district the fire occurred on the dump. Information about the fire on-site landfill of solid waste received rescuers today, August 10, at 8: 45, have informed in regional management of gschs, reports the online edition of the Chronicle.info with reference to the Correspondent.
“The total fire area is 0.08 hectare. Burns for four cells the depth of the burnouts up to 1 meter. The total area of the landfill is 6 ha, depth of debris up to 3 m”, – noted in Department.
To extinguish the fire brought 5 pieces of equipment and 13 personnel. Also involved 2 vehicles and 2 employees from the local utility company.
At a distance of 700 meters from the fire is a lake, where water intake takes place.