In the Kherson area the day put out a forest fire

В Херсонской области сутки тушат лесной пожар

Affected more than 20 hectares of forest

Open fire won, but smoldering litter.

In the Kherson region localized a large forest fire, which occurred on Monday in the afternoon and covered an area of about 20 hectares, reports a press-service gschs of Ukraine.

“July 3 about 15 hours near the village Chulakivka of the golopristansky area fire occurred on the forest floor and saplings of a pine isolated pockets in the area about 20 hectares on the territory of Kulakovskogo forestry. By extinguishing the fire involved 50 vehicles and 146 people, including from gschs – 33 pieces of equipment and 95 people. For aerial reconnaissance and extinguishing of fire from the SSES brought the plane an-32P, the helicopter MI-8 from MOE of Ukraine helicopter MI-8. At 7 a.m. July 4, the fire is localized, continues to extinguish the smoldering private forest litter” – said the press service of the SSES.

Recall, July 3, at the Kharkov array of Kiev burned Mafy

21st June was named as a possible cause of the fire in the capital.

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