The incident occurred at "Bazarnaya" stop of public transport.
"Having arrived at the scene, the rescuers figured out that the tramway consisting of one car was burning. Passengers, who were inside, left it independently before State Emergency units arrived," the message reads.
At the same time, local agency 061.ua notes that passengers barely managed to leave the burning car.
Rescuers have localized the fire at 12:13 p.m., eliminated the threat completely at 12:25 p.m.
Nobody was injured as a result.
Short circuit could be the reason of fire. Investigation in this case is underway.