A large forest fire that occurred near two neighboring cities and the Soviet Yugorsk in Khanty-Mansi Autonomous district, localized, said on Saturday the regional emergency Department.
On the morning of Tuesday, the Agency reported that about hundreds of natural rescuers liquidated the fire area of 20 hectares, which spread towards the town of Yugorsk and the Soviet.
Investigators began checking on forest fires in two regions of the Khanty-Mansi Autonomous district, which could spread from smoldering after the liquidation of fires, informs regional investigatory management SK the Russian Federation.
According to authorities, since the beginning of fire season in our region was 210 forest fires with a total area of 20.5 thousand hectares. For comparison, in 2019 at this date the total area of natural fires in Ugra was 11 times less. While 90% of fires occurred due to lightning, in the rest of the fires brought the human factor.
The authorities of the Soviet area HMAO has appointed an investigation after the publication in social networks videos from the local beach, locker room which is covered with a banner with photos of veterans of the great Patriotic war, the press service of the district administration.
Previously a journalist and former MP from neighbouring Yugorsk Anton Pantin said on his page on the social network "Vkontakte" that the beach at the lake in the Soviet area equipped with a changing room, which was covered with banners with photographs of veterans. He illustrated the post with the corresponding video.
A major wildfire in the town of Yugorsk (Khanty) associated with the combustion of waste wood, liquidated, nobody has suffered, informs the regional emergency Department.
The fire started Wednesday afternoon on the street of Kondinskiy in Yugorsk, in his fighting were involved almost 100 people and over 20 pieces of equipment. The representative of the Ministry explained to RIA Novosti that burned wood material near the construction of a residential district, and the fire spread to the forest area in the city. The fire within a couple of hours managed to localize on five acres, threats to settlements were not.