In the Orenburg region localized a fire of dry grass and shelterbelts

© Photo : Ministry of emergency situations of Russia across the Orenburg region Fire in dry grass and forest plantations in the village January 9th, Orenburg oblast. September 14, 2018In the Orenburg region localized a fire of dry grass and shelterbelts© Photo : Ministry of emergency situations of Russia across the Orenburg region

A fire of dry grass and shelterbelts in the Orenburg district Orenburg region is localized, removed the threat of the spread of fire, evacuation of a nearby town is not required, have informed RIA Novosti the representative of the press service of EMERCOM in the Orenburg region.

Previously, the Agency reported that 13.20 (11.20 GMT) received a report of a fire in dry grass and shelterbelts on the area of 6 hectares near the village on 9 January, Orenburg district. There was a threat of spread of fire due to dry and windy weather.

«At present the fire is localized. Incident eliminate 182 people and 34 units of equipment. The threat of fire is gone, the evacuation of the population of the village on January 9 is not required,» — said the Agency representative of the regional emergencies Ministry.

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