In St. Petersburg localized the fire in the building of the naval Academy

© RIA Novosti / Maxim to Bogodeeva in photobacteria the emergency situations Ministry. Archival photoIn St. Petersburg localized the fire in the building of the naval Academy© RIA Novosti / Maxim to Bogodeeva the image Bank

The fire in the naval Institute in St. Petersburg is localized, there were no injuries, according to the Department of information and mass communications of the Ministry of defence of the Russian Federation.

The fire occurred in 0.35 MSK in one of the premises of a detached academic buildings on-site Military-sea Institute VUNTS Navy on the embankment of Lieutenant Schmidt, 17. GUMCHS in St. Petersburg reported that the fire area has made 1000 square metres.

«There were no injuries. The evacuation was carried out. Forces of the fire brigade of the military institution and arrived on the MOE calculations fire localized», — stated in the message.

It is noted that the command of the institution in conjunction with law enforcement agencies to investigate the cause of the incident.

According to information of the regional Central Board MOE, the fire is localized at 03.05 GMT. Extinguishing attracted 36 units and 152 personnel.

VUNTS Navy «naval Academy» conducts the history since establishment in Moscow by decree of Peter the Great Navigation school in 1701 and is the oldest military and secular higher educational institution in Russia. In 1715 on the basis of her senior class in St. Petersburg, was established Maritime Academy, or the Academy of the marine guard.