In the city of Shemonaikha, East Kazakhstan region, a fire broke out as a result of an explosion at a filling station for gas cylinders. 5 units of equipment were destroyed in the fire. 2 people with thermal burns were taken to the hospital, the national portal "Adyrna" reported.
The fire was contained at 2:44 p.m. There is no danger to residential houses and forest reserves, - the message says.
5 fire trucks and 12 people were mobilized to extinguish the fire.