Fire in a wooded area of Karachay-Cherkessia occurred on Monday, security threats nearest village Arkhyz not, told RIA Novosti the GUMCHS the Republic of Bel Cherkesov.
"The message that burns wood, arrived at 13.40 MSK. Fire is grassroots in nature. Fire area — half a hectare," — said Cherkesov.
According to the source agency, the fire suppression involved more than 35 people and a dozen vehicles.