Fire at wooden pallet factory near Moscow fast-spreading: Russian agencies

Published: Updated:
Read Mode
100% Font Size
1 min read

A fire at a wooden pallet factory near Moscow was spreading fast, Russian agencies reported late on Tuesday, citing emergency services.

Russia’s RIA news agency reported the fire was consuming some 6,000 square meters (64,600 square feet), doubling the area it reported only minutes earlier.

Russia’s TASS news agency cited a statement from the Moscow region prosecutor’s office as saying that according to preliminary information, an electrical short caused the fire.

There was no immediate information on possible casualties.

For all the latest headlines follow our Google News channel online or via the app.

Read more:

Russian report says Israel denied plans to transfer Merkava tanks to Ukraine

Wagner chief ‘raises stakes’ with Russian defense ministry over contract policy: UK

Kakhovka dam collapse causes 1.2 billion euros in damage: Ukraine

Top Content Trending