In Svalyava a basement of a five-storey building was burning: 12 people have been evacuated (PHOTO)
November 24 around 17:29 the State Fire and Rescue station number 9 in Svalyava received information about the fire in the basement of a five-storey house on the Nevsky street. Upon arrival at the scene it appeared that the garbage in the basement was burning.
Smoke quickly filled the stairwells and began to seep into the flats. The rescuers immediately took measures to extinguish the fire, remove smoke from the staircase and evacuate the residents. In total employees of MOE accompanied 12 people into the fresh air. Due to operational actions of the rescuers none of the occupants was injured.
The experts are currently trying to find out the cause of fire - reported TD of MOE in Transcarpathian region.