In the Orenburg region caught fire on the Elevator

© RIA Novosti / Maxim to Bogodeeva in photobacteria the emergency situations Ministry. Archival photoIn the Orenburg region caught fire on the Elevator© RIA Novosti / Maxim to Bogodeeva the image Bank

Cereal receiving point (the Elevator) is in Orenburg region, the elimination of major fire involved more than 40 rescuers, according to the management of emergencies in the region.

According to authorities, the fire started at 15.44 local time (13.44 GMT).

«Grain-point burning at the station Dubinova Kuvandyk urban district. On the site there are 41 people and 17 units of equipment», — stated in the message of the regional Ministry of emergency situations.

«The fire is very large, the fire area is specified», — told RIA Novosti the representative office. He noted that information on possible casualties yet.

Media reported that the burning silo, which contained seeds.

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