City dump burns in Irkutsk in the area of 3 thousand square meters
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IRKUTSK, January 13. /TASS/. The fire occurred on the landfill of domestic waste in Irkutsk on the area about 3 thousand sq. m. the Fire is localized, the threat of its spread there, TASS was told in the press service of the regional emergencies Ministry.
“The landfill is burning garbage. The area is about 3 thousand square meters, the fire is localized. Tractors and bulldozers cut a fire from possibly spreading to other combustible materials,” – said the press service.
Currently, there are seven trucks and 31, the emergency situations Ministry. “Is the pouring of burning garbage,” – said the Agency.
The city’s only solid waste landfill is located on the fifth kilometer of the Aleksandrovsky path near Irkutsk. It is known that there is a Museum of debris. The Museum has dozens of exhibits, they are all made out of junk: old washing machines, barrels, lounging furniture, sheet metal, parts from cars .
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