Near Yekaterinburg eliminated a major fire at the landfill

© RIA Novosti / Alexander Kondratuka in foobarcontroller MOE. Archival photoNear Yekaterinburg eliminated a major fire at the landfill© RIA Novosti / Alexander Kondratuka the image Bank

A large fire occurred on the dump, located on the southern outskirts of Yekaterinburg, liquidated, said on Friday EMERCOM in the Sverdlovsk region.

As previously reported, the evening of December 14 in the area of 1000 square meters and broke a landfill located in the Chkalovsky district of the city, on the street Chernyakhovskogo.

«At 10.00 (local time) on December 15 open burning at an unauthorized dump in Yekaterinburg on the street Chernyakhovsky eliminated. Is the decay of heavy layers of debris, accompanied by smoke. Special equipment provided by the district administration, in conjunction with the emergency departments ongoing pouring and filling of smoldering garbage», — said the Agency.

According to the Department, now there are 45 people and 18 units of special equipment. In addition, the smoldering dump organized the removal of snow from city streets.

«In the area of the landfill continue to work with the specialists of mobile engineering and chemical laboratory specialized firefighting and rescue part. Every two hours the specialists of EMERCOM measurements of concentrations of harmful substances in the atmosphere, the maximum permissible concentration is not revealed», — said the administration.

Also, «in connection with the distribution of the smoke in the direction of residential buildings, located in a three-kilometer zone from the source of corruption», the Agency is asking residents of building, adjoining the burning dump, not to open the Windows is less time on the street and regularly wet cleaning.