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 Fire occurred in Kyiv's Dniprovskyi district as pillar of smoke rises high above city. PHOTOS+VIDEO

A fire occurred in the Dniprovskyi district of the Ukrainian capital.

Censor.NET reports citing Kyiv Operatyvnyi Facebook page.

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"An explosion has just rocked the Dniprovskyi district of Kyiv. It is so far unclear what exploded, what is burning and if there are any casualties. A car service station is reported to be at this address," the message says.

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Later on, the State Emergency Service in Kyiv said a fire in a private house on 21/3 Profsoiuzna Str. in the Dniprovskyi district of the capital was reported at 1:34 p.m.


Video: Viacheslav Haidai/ Facebook

"The nearest fire and rescue units were immediately dispatched to the scene. Upon arriving at the place at 1:46 p.m., the firefighters established that the fire had originated in a private residential house with a maintenance station being attached to it. The fire is being localized," the message says.

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