© RIA Novosti / Vladimir Astapkovich in photobacteria in a puddle of the Christmas tree. Archival photo© RIA Novosti / Vladimir Astapkovich the image Bank
Christmas tree burned to the ground on Lenin square in Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk in the middle of celebrating the New year, reported RIA Novosti a source in the police.
«Christmas tree lit up after about hours of the night. The square is home to several thousand people. Firefighters extinguish a burning structure, all said to go away,» — said the Agency interlocutor.
Tree height of 25 meters installed on Lenin square in mid-December.