Six houses on fire in village in Nizhny Novgorod region

Six houses are on fire in the village of Mamontovo, the Sokolskoye district of the Nizhny Novgorod region, the Emergency Situations Ministry department for the Nizhny Novgorod region told Interfax on Saturday.

"Three private houses, one country house, and two uninhabited houses are ablaze," it said.

Emergency services received a report on the fire at 10:32 a.m. Moscow time. No one was reported to have been harmed, but there is a danger that the fire could spread over to other buildings, it said.

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