On September 5 in the Nikolaev area in the territory of the natural reserve "Elanetsky Steppe" there was a fire. About it reports a press - service Ministry of Emergency Situations of Ukraine.
Ignition of a dry grass happened at 16.00 in the territory of the steppe massif near Kalinovk's village of the Elanetsky region of the Nikolaev area then fire was thrown on the territory of the natural reserve "Elanetsky Steppe".
Staff of the Ministry of Emergency Situations only managed to liquidate at 19.00 a fire which extended on the territory of 16 hectares.
Victims and victims aren't present. The cause of the fire and losses from it are established.