The press-secretary of Mogilev regional department of MES Yury Metlitsky told the correspondent of the site about the fire that happened last night at Spaso-Voznesenskaya Church in Gorky.
It was a passer-by who informed Gorky department of MES about the fire. With the help of auto ladder rescuers got into the room under dome, where wooden cover was in fire. Thanks to rescuers’ coherency the flame was quickly put out.
Church plate didn’t suffer; 1.5 m2 of wooden cover was damaged. According to a preliminary version, cracked chimney was the reason of the fire.