SOCAR released information about a fire broke out at a gas pipeline in Sangachal - UPDATED

# 20:18
10 January 2017

A fire broke out at the  Sangachal – Gazimammad main gas pipeline, 1000 mm diameter, on January 10, at about 20.45 pm, press service of SOCAR says, APA reports.


According to the report, in order to extinguish the fire gas pipeline quickly localized, the gas supply has been redirected to another wire; the line was isolated from the operation.


No one injured and no settlements under threat as a result of incident.


The cause of the fire is under investigation.


Additional information will be provided.




A new fire broke out at a gas pipeline in Sangachal settlement of Azerbaijan’s Garadagh district, the head of the Oilmen’s Rights Protection Committee Mirvari Gahramanli said, APA reports. 


According to her, the incident occurred at a short distance from the old fire places.


She also published a photo of a fire.