Diesel fuel spilled on Thursday in the area of 250 square meters near the Permian Gryaznukha rivers due to illegal tapping into the pipeline, the Interior Ministry reported.
"About five o'clock in the morning on the 164th kilometer mainline" Perm — Andreyevka "in Elovskaya region Perm region was detected unauthorized Box. She was disguised at a depth of 2 meters. As a result of spilled diesel fuel," — said in a statement.
As a result, the land spilled about 8.5 cubic meters of fuel.
"The situation is complicated by the fact that close to the scene of an accident River Gryaznukha. Hit in the oil reservoir has been prevented as a result of remediation activities," — said in a statement.
At present all the work is finished, there is no threat to the environment. The police are searching for intruders. On the attempt to steal a criminal case.
Illegal tapping into pipelines at risk of serious environmental damage. In late April, in the Irkutsk region of more than 300 tons of fuel got into the box on the Angara River in the local pipeline.
The authorities imposed regime Tcheremkhovo district of Irkutsk region with a population of 77,000 people. About a week residents of three villages of the district — the city Cheremkhovo and Svirsky, village Mikhailovka — remained without water. Rosprirodnadzor assessed the damage from pollution Angara half a billion rubles. Investigators have indicted three local residents who may be involved in the sidebar.