In Surgut more than a thousand people were evacuated from the hypermarket «Lenta»

© RIA Novosti / Alexander Krauledat in potamanthidae Tape. Archival photoIn Surgut more than a thousand people were evacuated from the hypermarket «Lenta»© RIA Novosti / Alexander Krajevima the image Bank

About 1.3 thousand people were evacuated from the Lenta hypermarket in Surgut (Khanty) due to burning of cable, according to the regional emergency Department.

The Department clarifies that a message from the Manager of the Surgut local fire and rescue of the garrison on fire in one of the shops of the store came in on Sunday around 15.50 (13.50 GMT).

«To the place the call came four pieces of equipment, 15 personnel from EMERCOM of Russia. Evacuated about 1,300 people. During carrying out investigation it was established that there was a fire cable in the back room», — stated in the message.

It is noted that experts currently establish the causes of the incident.

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