The fire in the naval Institute in St. Petersburg eliminated

© RIA Novosti / Igor Eucandidate in fotobanka. Archival photoThe fire in the naval Institute in St. Petersburg eliminated© RIA Novosti / Igor Eucandidate the image Bank

Firefighters eliminated the fire in the naval Institute in St. Petersburg, according to the website of EMERCOM in St. Petersburg.

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.

«At 12.40 the fire was extinguished… Information on victims did not arrive», — is spoken in the message.

According to information of the regional Central Board, in extinguishing the fire was attended by 22 of the 110 units of equipment and personnel. Command of educational institutions together with law enforcement agencies to investigate the cause of the incident.

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.