In Kazan there was a fire in a gunpowder factory

В Казани произошел пожар на пороховом заводе

At the Kazan gunpowder plant fire occurred. Its area is 300 square meters, reported TASS the press service of EMERCOM of Russia.

“On the territory of the Kazan gunpowder factory because of non-observance of safety rules at carrying out of repair work there was a fire on the roof of a four-storey industrial building”, – said the representative of the MOE.

He noted that the fire was rated the third number of complexity. Data on victims are not present.

In turn, as reported by RIA “Novosti” with reference to the press service of EMERCOM of Russia, fire localized.

We will remind, earlier in a two-story shopping center near Tula put out a fire. The fire area was 2.5 thousand square meters. 20 people were evacuated, no injuries.