Russian Navy ship went on fire in a ship repair yard in St. Petersburg, TASS reported. According to Russia’s Emergencies Ministry, the vessel’s side ceiling caught on fire. It was put out successfully.
“The ship that was under construction at Sredne-Nevsky ship repair yard went on fire; he was never handed over to the Defense Ministry”, the ministry’s press service reported.
About 600 square meters of the vessel’s side ceiling were on fire, Emergencies’ Ministry said, adding that no casualties were reported.