In Chernobyl zone the forest is on fire

В Чернобыльской зоне горит лес

In the exclusion zone fire

The fire is localized, extinguishing attracted 18 rescuers and three units of equipment.

In the Chernobyl exclusion zone near the village Bychki there was a fire grass deck area of about 5 hectares, said the state service for emergency situations.

According to rescuers, the information about the fire on the territory arrived at 16:40.

“Fire grass deck emerged in the area of about 5 hectares. extinguishing attracted 18 personnel and 3 units of equipment”, – reported in gschs.

At 17:55, the fire was localized.

Recall that in Pripyat, the police detained two stalkers that were in the exclusion zone without passing through the checkpoints.