due enveloped the highway smoke visibility has deteriorated dramatically
The road P-256 (“Chuysky trakt”) in Iskitim district of Novosibirsk region was clouded with smoke, visibility on the road is almost zero.
Photos of smoggy highways to the editor of the NGS sent an eyewitness in the second half of the day.
“Before Evsino burning grass, extinguish the fire. Middle of the road smoke that prevents the passage of vehicles. On the site fire truck. Visibility was bad – do not pass”, – explained the correspondent of NGS witness.
According to the press service of GU Ministry of emergency situations of the Novosibirsk region, due to windy weather, the size of fires increases greatly, making it difficult to extinguish the burning grass.
“We have thermal spots on burning grass about a hundred firemen go”, – told the correspondent of NGS in a press-Department service.
Motorists can’t see anything when passing the scene of the fire
Earlier it was reported that in Pervomaisk area of Novosibirsk in a grass fire – the fire area was 800 square meters.