According to the ministry, dry grass and reeds are burning.

The active combustion area is 3 hectares.

“There are no dead or injured.

There is a threat of transfer of fire to three settlements: g. About.

Kinel, the village of Yazevka, the village of Ugorye ”, - quoted by TASS.

98 people and 38 pieces of equipment are involved in extinguishing.

An Il-76 plane and two fire trains were also involved.

Earlier, the EMERCOM of Russia said that the situation with forest fires in the Volga Federal District was assessed as difficult.