December 15, 2022, 04:59 – Public News Service – OSN

Two people were injured as a result fire, which flared up in Angarsk. Igor Kobzev, Governor of the Irkutsk Region, spoke about this. The official published the corresponding post in his Telegram channel.

“The Ministry of Health of the region reports 2 victims. They were taken to the medical unit No. 36, ”he told subscribers.

In the post, the governor also noted that the incident did not have any impact on the operation of the infrastructure, so there is no threat to the population of Angarsk.

Earlier, the Public News Service reported that, according to the mayor of Angarsk, Sergey Petrov, the fire at the refinery is being extinguished at area 2.5 thousand sq. m..

Recall that on the territory of the industrial site in the Angarsk urban district of the Irkutsk region, fire.

At that time, it was only known that the message about the fire was received by the employees of the Ministry of Emergency Situations at six in the morning local time. The plant was engulfed in flames at the industrial site.