“A preliminary investigation was organized on the grounds of a crime under Part 1 of Art. 217 of the Criminal Code of Russia (“Violation of industrial safety requirements of hazardous production facilities”), on the fact of a fire at the production site of the JSC “Experimental Plant Neftekhim”, which occurred on December 22, ”the agency quotes TASS.

The fire occurred on the morning of December 22. According to preliminary information, a flammable liquid has caught fire.

A fire train with 340 tons of water and 6.9 tons of a foaming agent took part in the elimination of the fire. By 8:44 Moscow time, the fire was localized on an area of ​​2000 square meters. m, by 10:40 firefighters liquidated open burning.

In November, URA.RU reported that a fire occurred in a bacteriological laboratory in the Kurgan region.