In Kansk for the victims of the fire has opened two evacuation center

© RIA Novosti / Alexander Krauledat in photobacteria fires. Archival photoIn Kansk for the victims of the fire has opened two evacuation center© RIA Novosti / Alexander Krajevima the image Bank

Two evacuation center open for residents affected by a major fire in the city of Kansk of Krasnoyarsk region, said the representative of the regional emergencies Ministry, during the meeting of the Commission for emergency situations.

MOE had earlier announced a sharp deterioration of the fire situation in the region caused by hurricane wind and palom grass. According to the interior Ministry, in connection with fires and danger of distribution of fire alarm raised by police officers in two districts of the region: Lesosibirsk and Kansk, where he currently is a few fires.

«Deployed two evacuation center in the hotel and College building», — said the representative of the regional emergencies Ministry.

It was also reported that more than 100 people and 58 pieces of equipment to extinguish large fires in cities and Kansk Lesosibirsk, where houses are burning, quenching is complicated by the strong wind. According to the regional authorities, the fires destroyed 40 homes in Lesosibirsk, and 36 homes in Kansk.

The representative of the press service of the Siberian regional center of EMERCOM of Russia told RIA Novosti that in the burned houses he lived 339 people, including 47 children. He also added that there are reports of new fires in the settlements of Krasnoyarsk Krai. «In the village of Malaya ket’ (Birilyussy district) there was a fire five houses. Because of the strong wind and dilapidation of the buildings there is a threat to the neighboring buildings,» — said the Agency interlocutor.