Hell fire in Panevėžys district - 1000 tonnes of straw burnt

Asociatyvi nuotr.

A huge fire broke out in Panevėžys district today when a barn with 1000 tonnes of weeds burnt down in the village of Žibartonii.

According to officials of the Panevėžys District Chief Police Commissariat, arson of the barn is suspected.

The fire broke out at štunt hour in the evening. In addition to the šiood, the outbuilding itself was also burnt.

The loss is still being assessed, but the police have already opened a pre-trial investigation.