A large-scale fire that broke out at the Mikoyan meat processing plant in northern Moscow spread over 2000 meters. Fortunately, it was put out and no one was injured.
Black and dense smoke was distributing long away the factory attracting attention of drivers who stopped to take pictures of the view and formed a traffic jam.
A traffic jam next to the factory entrance.
Firemen couldn’t cope with the disaster.
Some fire hoses had holes in them.
24 firefighting crews and four helicopters are working on the site.
Firemen stopped concentrating on fire extinguishing and tried to prevent it from distribution.
Upper part of the building is consumed by fire. Firemen are climbing the roof.
The roof of the building is collapsed in the blaze.
This helicopter is pouring water right to the fire epicenter. The desirable effect wasn’t produced though.
They had it all: a staircase and necessary equipment.Water was the only exception due to low pressure in tubes. Besides, it was impossible to extinguish fire at this very stage.
Fire consumes adjacent workshops.
A huge number of fences covered with barbed wire were hidden inside the yard which also prevented rescuers from their work.