A fire at a military depot in Vinnytsia: the Prosecutor’s office said the amount of damage and the cause

Пожар на военном складе на Виннитчине: в прокуратуре назвали сумму ущерба и причину

The fire on the territory of the military unit 59-th separate motorized infantry brigade in the town of Haisyn, Vinnytsia region destroyed the property of 10.5 million UAH. As reported in a press-service of military Prosecutor of the Central region of Ukraine, criminal proceedings were begun.

It is specified that the investigation on signs of the crime provided by part 3 of article 425 of the criminal code (Negligent attitude to military service) has instructed the State Bureau of investigation.

The fire originated in a metal shed clothing store of 200 sq. m property Was destroyed, which was kept in the house: about 1100 Kevlar helmets, body armor 800, 1500 sleeping bags, 100 field of tents, more than 1000 units of field forms, 1400 suits protection from water and stuff. Data on casualties in the incident, no.

The fire eliminated four fire trucks and 20 personnel of the state service for emergency situations, as well as fire truck and the personnel of military units of the garrison of haysyn.

According to prosecutors, the preliminary cause of fire is short circuit of electric wiring. Now continue initial investigations, inspect the scene and questioned witnesses.