To extinguish a fire at the plant in the Kaliningrad region sent a helicopter

© RIA Novosti / Nikolay to Hinakura in foobarcontroller the emergency situations Ministry. Archival photoTo extinguish a fire at the plant in the Kaliningrad region sent a helicopter© RIA Novosti / Nikolay to Highacidity the image Bank

Emergency helicopter sent to extinguish the fire on the area more than 2 thousand square meters on the territory of the former cellulose and paper plant (CDC) in the city of Sovetsk of the Kaliningrad region, told RIA Novosti head of the press service of the main Department of EMERCOM of Russia in the region Alexei Baranov.

Earlier it was reported that on the territory of the former CDC in Sovetsk, a fire occurred on an area of over 2 thousand square meters. According to preliminary data, the entity belongs to the OOO «Atlas-Market». Involved 15 units of equipment, including tanker trucks and support vehicles, 40 personnel, information about the victims.

«The fire sent a Ka-32 helicopter with water discharge device. The willingness is the fire train, which if necessary will receive from the city of Chernyakhovsk», — said Baranov.

The circumstances of the fire are being investigated.

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