Kiev’s shelling causes massive fire at Yasinovataya power sub-station

August 03, 2018 11:26
Фото: МЧС ДНР

Donetsk, Aug 3 – DAN. Ukrainian army’s attack triggered a massive fire at a Yasinovataya power sub-station, the city administration told DAN.

“At around 1 a.m. Aug. 3 Kiev forces’ shelling caused a fire at a traction power sub-station of the Donetsk Railways state enterprise in Yasinovataya.”

Two transformer sub-stations have burnt down, another one damaged by fire; five tons of insulating oil have also burnt out as well as 50 sq m of roofing of an administrative two-storey building and two railway fright cars.

No casualties have been reported.

The blaze was put out with 33 personnel and eight pieces of equipment on the ground.

An earlier report said a residential house in Krutaya Balka outside Yasinovataya had burnt down being hit in a Ukrainian army’s shelling. *ot