The fire occurred in Pavlohrad district of the Dnipro city region on the landfill for solid domestic waste at night on Sunday, the press service of regional Emergency Service department reported.
Rescuers received report about the fire at 22:22.
The fire spread over an area of 20,000 square meters.
At 02:11 the fire was localized, but fire extinguishing works continue.
As it was reported earlier wheat field in Donetsk region got on fire due to shelling. The fire that broke out near Novhorodske was successfully extinguished, according to State Emergency Service.