Destroyed 24 houses.
The State service for emergency situations informed that as of 5 am on 9 July the extinguishing of separate pockets of corruption in the whole area of forest fire in the Luhansk region continues, reports the Chronicle.info with reference to Browser.
As stated on the website of GU gschs of Ukraine in the Luhansk region, focused the fire area is about 5 thousand hectares. At present, the threat of proliferation is not. But fire fighting is complicated by gusty winds 7-9 m/s.
“There are two main separate fire in 23 quarter Borowski forestry of SOE “Severodonetsk LMG” and the fire at the landfill of solid waste of the municipal enterprise “Severodonetskoye” area of about 6 hectares (22 quarter Borowski forestry of SOE “Severodonetsk LMG”), – is told in the message.
Rescuers also noted that the established 6 operational areas, defined by their supervisors and the task of extinguishing combustion. To extinguish the fire only brought 294 units of machinery and 1425 of the personnel.
Roughly the fire destroyed and 24 damaged 35 houses of dwelling houses total – 59, also damaged 80 country houses.
According to the revised data for 5 a.m. July 9 at the fire, 5 people were killed, 34 people were hospitalized (including 15 children), 3 persons are on sick leave, 34 medical assistance on an outpatient basis, without hospitalization. Just asked for medical assistance 71 people.