Operatives are checking on the ignition on Thursday alleged car tires, which resulted in the damaged 300-year old trees in the area Adamovskaya Orenburg region, said on Friday the regional Ministry of Internal Affairs.
"The police received a report that the fire partially damaged single trees — larch, located 18 kilometers north of the village Bratslavka. This tree because of his age (according to different sources, from 150 to 300 years) is a local landmark," — said in a statement .
Task force found that the damaged tree bark to a height of four meters. Found near the tree wire, presumably from the burnt tire.
Currently set to fire, as well as belonging to the list of larch natural monuments.