Information on victims in a fire at a military depot in Kalynivka yet.

The reason of an accident specified


According to preliminary data, victims of a fire at a military depot in Kalynivka, Vinnytsia oblast. About this informed the head of management on public relations of staff armed forces of Ukraine Bogdan Senyk, reports 112 Ukraina.

“Regarding the victims, we have no information at the moment. The cause of the accident is specified”, – said Senik.

Recall, September 26, at about 22:00 in the warehouses of the APU 48 Arsenal, located near the village of Kalinovka of Vinnytsia region, took fire with the detonation of ammunition.

The Arsenal is stored 188 thousand tons of ammunition (10 thousand conventional cars) in the area of 60 hectares. Among them – missiles systems of volley fire “Smerch”, “Uragan” and “Grad”.

Police officers and national guardsmen blocked the entrance to Kalinovka, began evacuating the residents of the city and nearby villages, also law enforcement authorities ensure the preservation of the people left the property from looters.

By order of the acting Chairman of the National police of Ukraine Vyacheslav Abroskin, the alarm raised by the police in Vinnytsia, Zhytomyr and Khmelnytsky regions.

To extinguish the fire from a military unit involved two fire tank, and the scene directed the division of the State service for emergency situations.

Ukraerocenter has closed the airspace within a radius of 50 km from the zone of fire in warehouses of ammunition in Kalinovka.