The plant Bashneft in Ufa lit up the tank with oil

At the refinery in Ufa lit up the tank with oil products. About it reports “RIA Novosti” with reference to the representative of the press service of “Bashneft”, which includes the Ufa oil refinery.

As explained by the interlocutor of the Agency, has lit up the tank with diesel fuel with a volume of 5 t. At the moment the fire is localized, as a result of incident nobody has suffered. According to eyewitnesses, the fire at the scene is not seen now, said the representative of “Bashneft”.

“According to preliminary data, the total volume of the burning tank 5 tons, the balance 2.5 tons”, – said the Agency a source in emergency services of the region.

He noted that currently firefighters began cooling the burning tank. According to a source, the threat of transition of fire on tanks with oil products yet.