The school is closed, evacuated
At Chester zoo, which is one of the largest in the UK, began a strong fire. About it reports a press-service of the zoo on Twitter, reports citing .
It is noted that the school is closed, evacuated, and together with the staff of the emergency services work directly with the zookeepers.
According to Mirror, the fire that burns in the environment of monsoon forest. It is home to macaques, orangutans, and crocodiles. It is the largest in Britain, closed part of the zoo with animals. It is completed in 2015, and the project cost amounted to 40 million pounds.It is not known who was injured, but about 40 of the animals were evacuated. Chester zoo as a whole is home to 21 thousand animals.