The fire on the area of 51 hectares began on September 17.
Under the settlement Irdyn still continue works on liquidation of fires in situ peat deposits.
As of 18:00 on September 21 at the emergency site worked 36 units of fire and engineering equipment and 108 staff from various services, according to SES in Cherkasy region..
To prevent the spread of fire, to the existing group of forces will involve an additional two fire tankers. Work is carried out for 4 operational sites, participation in extinguishing the fire involved 25 pieces of equipment, constantly working 23 fire barrel.
The operational group DSNs of Ukraine in the Eurocopter has conducted additional aerial reconnaissance of emergency situation.
A fire of peat and dry vegetation on an area of 51 hectares, started on 17 September, as of the end of yesterday managed to extinguish the fire on the area of 9 hectares.
With the help of tractors and create additional reclamation of the strip, protective ditches around dangerous areas. Around the fire blocked all car and pedestrian ways.
In Irdyn ‘ towns, villages Belozerye and Dubiivka, nearby towns, conducts explanatory work on prevention of poisoning of people by the products of combustion.
Recall that a firefighter catastrophically is not enough water, and the sleeves have to lay several kilometers. Firefighters noted that to extinguish the peat is extremely difficult, because the water evaporates, not getting fire the inside temperature of the peat reaches thousands of degrees.
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