In the town of Balta of Odessa region at night as a result of a lightning strike lit up the school. The fire damaged three classrooms, floors and roof of the building on a total area of 200 square meters.
As reported in a press-service of head Department of Public service on emergency situations in Odessa region, about midnight in rescue service received information about the fire school down the street Uvarov. At about 00:10 in place of a call rescuers arrived and found that the fire started on the roof of the three-storey school building. The fire was given high rank “1 BIS”.
It is noted that the fire was localized at about midnight, and abolished only in the morning. The fire damaged three classrooms, the ceiling and the roof of the building on a total area of 200 square meters.
The presumed cause of the fire – hit ball lightning. Victims and victims, fortunately, no. From the SSES involved 5 units of firefighting and rescue equipment and 25 personnel. According to local residents, the roof and the entire 3rd floor of the educational institutions virtually destroyed. A few years ago the building was renovated.