The Donetsk filtering station once again came under fire, a hit of a shell resulted in the fire, reported reported the press service of Donbass Water Company.
"As a result of the shelling on August 18 there took place ignition of dry grass near the territory of the filtering station, then fire spread farther," noted the enterprise’s press service.
It took about an hour to eliminate the emergency situation. The station personnel were involved in the process. The fire seized dead wood near the reagent room building.
"The fire was put out thanks to our colleagues’ prompt actions," emphasized the press service of Donbass Water.
The Donetsk filtering station is localited between the occupied Avdeyevka and Yasinovataya. During the conflict it repeatedly came under fire. Since this spring the territory around the Donetsk filtering station has been considered to be one of the "hottest spots" on the contact line of the parties in Donbass. Because of continuous shellings, employees of the station regularly go down to the air-raid shelters.
DONi News Agency