Often, such fires spread to villages, destroying dozens of houses. A year ago this happened in Transbaikalia, now in Kuzbass.
According to the newspaper Kommersant , the fire destroyed up to 22 houses on an area of about 1000 square meters in the village of Postnikovo in the north of the Kemerovo region. Only after that he was able to localize, there were no victims. Among the burnt buildings - 15 residential buildings, six abandoned, a summer house and a feldsher-midwife station.
The scene was visited by the governor of the Kemerovo region Sergey Tsivilev. According to his telegram channel, the victims were transferred to the Izhmorsk boarding school of psychological and pedagogical support. In total, 36 residents of the village need help, 13 of which are children. All of them will be provided with hot meals and other types of assistance.
Earlier it became known that at the same time a fire swept over the village of Krasninsky in the Promyshlennovsky district in the west of Kuzbass. Three houses were burned there, there were no injuries either.
A year ago , 90 residential and 19 non-residential buildings were destroyed in steppe fires in 14 settlements of Transbaikalia. Also 58 outbuildings burned down, 50 heads of cattle and 70 heads of small cattle were lost. A total of 342 people were affected, of which 53 were children. There were 55 people at temporary accommodation points.
Recently, two young residents of the city of Kansk in the east of the Krasnoyarsk Territory spoke on their pages on the social network Instagram about the arson of houses in summer cottages arranged by them , obviously, counting on increasing popularity. However, they received many angry comments and are now facing prison sentences.