Two fire trains were sent to the village in the Udmurt Republic due to the explosion of shells

© Photo : Ilya Sixtyone of shells on the territory of the former military Arsenal of the Udmurt near Pugachevo. May 16, 2018Two fire trains were sent to the village in the Udmurt Republic due to the explosion of shells© Photo : Ilya Liks

Two fire trains were sent in the Udmurt village of Pugachevo, where due to a fire in the former military Arsenal «comes a single detonation of munitions,» according to the emergency situations Ministry.

«There was a fire at the former military Arsenal. Currently, there is a single detonation of ammunition. According to preliminary information, no injuries. In place followed by two fire trains. Increase of forces and means», — is told in the message.

As reported earlier by RIA Novosti in the Central regional emergency center of Russia, the place will also send aircraft – fire-fighting plane and a helicopter. According to them, the total area of fire is about 10 hectares, «but may increase».

The fire that broke out June 2, 2011 in the warehouses of the 102nd Arsenal of the Central military district near village Pugachevo, caused the detonation of ammunition. When extinguishing the fire killed the soldier, 100 people sought medical assistance out of the danger zone have been evacuated more than 28 thousand people.

According to the national authorities, the explosions destroyed and damaged 4.5 thousand houses and 49 social facilities in Malopurginskoe region of the Republic.

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