Russia (bbabo.net), - In the village of Yessentukskaya, Piedmont Territory, on Gagarin Street, 56, the roof of an apartment building caught fire. At first, the fire area was estimated at 200 square meters, but it soon became clear that the fire in the attic had spread to 500 square meters. 40 people were evacuated from the house, the press service of the Main Directorate of the Ministry of Emergency Situations for Stavropol reported.
First, 27 firefighters on 9 pieces of equipment went to the call, but it soon became known that the grouping of forces and fire extinguishing equipment was increasing.
- There is a burning of an attic on the area of 500 square meters. Firefighters evacuated 40 people. There were no preliminary deaths or injuries, the department said.
A video of eyewitnesses from the scene soon surfaced on social media. The footage shows that the smoke rising from the house is visible from different parts of the village, and you can also see the flame that breaks out directly from the dormer windows of the five-story building.