Russians twice attack enterprise near Zaporizhzhia, huge fire breaks out

Russians twice attack enterprise near Zaporizhzhia, huge fire breaks out

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Russian troops have shelled an enterprise in the Zaporizhzhia district. A large hangar and vehicles caught fire.

The relevant statement was made by the Main Department of the Ukrainian State Emergency Service in the Zaporizhzhia region on Telegram, an Ukrinform correspondent reports.

“At 12:05 p.m., July 13, 2023, the enemy attacked an enterprise in one of settlements in the Zaporizhzhia district, and a fire broke out. The firefighters who had arrived at the scene found four trucks and six trailers on fire within a total area of 80 square meters,” the report states.

Rescuers promptly extinguished the fire. According to the preliminary data, two people were injured and taken to hospital.

Later, Russians again attacked the enterprise. A hangar caught fire with a total area of 2,000 square meters. No casualties were reported.

Forty-four professionals and nine equipment units of the Ukrainian State Emergency Service were involved in firefighting works.

Photo, video: Ukrainian State Emergency Service

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