International Desk: A fire has occurred in a large oil storage tank in the Bryansk region of Russia. Bryansk Governor Alexander Bogomaz confirmed that the tank caught fire early Wednesday morning. Reuters news.
Alexander Bogomaz said that the Bryansk region is located in the area adjacent to the border of Russia and Ukraine. The fire incident took place in the northern Suraj district. The fire spread over an area of 19 thousand square feet from the spot.
He said that firefighting and rescue teams are at the spot. Governor Alexander Bogomaz said that no casualty was reported in the incident. The cause of the fire was not immediately known. According to Reuters, they could not immediately verify the matter.