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Emergency mode introduced due to forest fire in Kamchatka

Emergency mode introduced due to forest fire in Kamchatka
Photo: 41.mchs.gov.ru

An emergency regime has been introduced in the forests of the Bystrinsky district of Kamchatka. The fire area there exceeded 750 hectares.

According to the press service of the regional Main Directorate of the Ministry of Emergencies, more than 60 people, two helicopters and about 20 pieces of equipment were involved in the fight against the fire near the village of Esso. Employees of the Forest Guard, the duty guard of the local fire department, and the composition of the voluntary fire department work on the spot. Today, ten employees of the specialized fire and rescue unit of the Main Directorate of the Ministry of Emergency Situations joined the extinguishing.

On the eve of the interim governor of the Kamchatka Territory Vladimir Solodov said that this fire is an example of the lack of an operational response when, with a local nature of the fire did not take the necessary measures.

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