In the Ryazan region have stopped the fire on the gas pipeline

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A fire at a gas pipeline in Putyatino district, Ryazan region have stopped, said RIA Novosti head of the press service of the regional Glaucus Ministry of emergency situations Dmitry Gavrikov.

The impulse of the main gas pipeline occurred on Saturday near the village of Ungor. There was a fire. The torch flame up to 15 metres in height. It was noted that the accident does not pose a threat to the public.

«Burning stopped,» said Gavrikov.

He added that the fire did not require suppression. «On the pipeline cut off the valve and released the gas burned out», — the interlocutor explained.

According to the investigative Committee, the incident occurred on 1843-kilometer gas pipeline approximately 1.5 miles from the village of Malinovka. Now the gas supply is blocked. The company «Gazprom transgaz Moscow» was previously announced that is preparing to restore main gas pipeline section where there was a rush.