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Rescuers continue to fight fire in peatland in Chornobyl zone, Zhytomyr region

Source : 112 Ukraine

The flame development of the forest litter was eliminated near Norynsk village, Luhynsky area
13:57, 7 May 2020

Firefighters extinguish smoldering peatland in Chornobyl zone
State Emergency Service of Ukraine

In Chornobyl exclusion zone and Olevsky area, Zhytomyr region, the rescuers continue to eliminate particular glow nests of peatland as the State Emergency Service of Ukraine reported.

According to the message, as of 7:00 a.m., May 7, the forces of the forest management of the State Agency of Ukraine on Exclusion Zone Management continue the elimination of particular glow nests of peatland. 49 people and 28 units of equipment of the forest management are involved in the process.

“On May 6, the flame development of the forest litter was eliminated near Norynsk village, Luhynsky area,” the message said.

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In Zhytomyr region, as of 7:00 a.m., May 7, the detachments of the State Emergency Service provide assistance in the elimination of particular glow nests of peatland in Olevsky area. Totally, 69 people and 21 units of equipment of the forest management are involved in the process.

As we reported, fires in forests of the Chornobyl exclusion zone are localized. Rescuers continue to extinguish individual nests of smoldering peatland.

 

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