On October 30, at 18:56, the rescue service received a report of a fire on G. Donsky street in the city of Khust. There, in a garage, a car KIA CEED made in 2008 caught fire.
According to preliminary data, the 31-year-old owner of the vehicle and his 36-year-old acquaintance were repairing a gas installation in the car. For unknown reasons, the gas and air mixture inflamed, and both men suffered burns of the faces and hands on the 5% of the body area.
The men immediately ran out of the garage and called the rescuers.
The crew of the 10th state fire and rescue unit of the city of Khust was sent at the scene to eliminate the fire. At 19:08, the fire was contained and at 19:40 completely eliminated.
Before their arrival, the fire had damaged the engine compartment of the car. Law enforcement are establishing the cause of the fire and material damage.
The men were provided first aid. They did not need further hospitalization.
And at night on October 31, Uzhgorod rescuers received another report about a fire in a car. At 03.35, on Bachinsky street in Uzhgorod, a car Volkswagen Golf made in 2000 (registered in the Republic of Poland) caught fire. The fire engulfed the engine compartment and the vehicle interior. The fire was extinguished by fighters of the 15th state fire and rescue unit of the city of Uzhgorod, although before their arrival the fire had damaged the engine compartment and interior of the vehicle.
Law enforcement are establishing the cause of the fire and material damage.
Office of the State Emergencies Service of Ukraine in Transcarpathian region