Fire in Yalta it is mountain - the forest nature protection reserve it was succeeded to localize.
The assistant to the chief of Head department Ministry of Emergency Situations reported about it in the Crimea Vladimir Ivanov. According to the Ministry of Emergency Situations, the fire extended on the area about 2 hectares.
"I promoted it is mountain - the forest district, and also that in this area the wind was 15 meters per second", - Ivanov noted. According to its data, 84 employees of the Ministry of Emergency Situations and 32 employees of state forestry, and also 11 units of land equipment and 2 units of air equipment work at a place of a fire.
Are involved the helicopter - the scout of state forestry and the fire helicopter of Mi-8 which Ministry of Emergency Situations belongs. "The fire helicopter made 15 dumpings of water", - Ivanov reported.
"It is very good that in the seat of fire it started to rain though insignificant, but all - I went. Declared fire localization - that is it doesn't extend, it managed to be blocked on that square on which it arose", - he told.
Ivanov noted that the main thing that that weather which is now, held on some hours. "If clouds leave and there will be a wind, it will be difficult to hold on these rocks fire", - he told.
By words a press - the secretary of Republican committee of ARC on forest and hunting economy Maxim Golovanya, forest wardens suspect an intended arson - as on a place of a fire some local ignitions were revealed.
He also declared that the director of the Yalta reserve Vladimir Kapitonov is sure: "it was 100% the arson". The director addressed to militiamen that they made investigation. By data Golovanya, a fire extended on the area of 4-4,5 hectares.