Penza fire fighters respond to false calls almost 250 times over three months
Penza, 7 April 2019. PenzaNews. Duty guards and employees of the departments of the Federal Fire Service of the Penza region responded to 244 false calls or erroneous alarms in the first three months of 2019. This was reported by the press service of the main regional EMERCOM department.
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The department specified that altogether 977 responds to false alerts were registered in the first quarter: 279 of them were connected with accidents and elimination of consequences of road accidents, 454 – with extinguishing fires.
"There were six socially significant incidents and 384 fires, where 33 people died, 16 were injured and 52 – saved," the press service added.