OLENA ROSHCHINA — MONDAY, 25 APRIL 2022, 10:49
In the Russian city of Bryansk, two oil products storage facilities are on fire; the fire at the oil depot in the Fokinsky district has been contained, according to Russian media.
Details: A fire was reported last night at an oil depot in the Fokinsky district. As of 9:20 am, the fire had been contained within an area of 1,500 square metres, an informed source told Interfax.
According to the Ministry of Emergency Situations of the Russian Federation, no one was injured at the Transneft Bryansk-Druzhba base.
A source told Interfax that two oil storage facilities were on fire in Bryansk, including a diesel fuel tank on the territory of the oil complex on Snizhetsky Val. There, the fire engulfed a tank of 10,000 cubic metres.
Some websites have also reported that a railway in Bryansk was damaged and a train derailed, but there is information that the railway was damaged a few days ago due to the erosion of an embankment.