In Luhansk region the third day extinguish a fire at the enterprise “Azot” in Severodonetsk. This was announced by the representative of the State service for emergency situations of the region Oleksandr Chaly, reports “Gromadske radio”.
“Information about the fire was received the day before yesterday around 12:00. Burned the slum of Severodonetsk Association “Nitrogen”. The fire area made about 5 hectares”, – he said.
According to him, the fire managed to localize, but it has not extinguished. Local residents write in social networks about the unpleasant smell and smoke from the fire.
Adviser to the head of Luhansk regional state administration Vitaly Shvedov appealed to the regional Prosecutor with a request to initiate an investigation into the fire, in particular against members of the SES. About this he wrote in Facebook.
The statement noted that the smoke and fumes are harmful to the health of local residents.