In Yaroslavl in a five-storey building, located in the Frunzensky district, early on the morning of February 16 there was an explosion of household gas. Seven people were killed, including two children. Nine occupants of the house were no reports NEWSru.com with reference to TASS.
The victims were hospitalized in hospital of Yaroslavl.
«Basically, they have diagnosed «an acute reaction to the situation», some were injured by falling stones, these victims will have surgery,» — said the Deputy head of the Ministry of emergency situations Leonid Belyaev.
The status of those pulled from the rubble, seriously.
«At 04 hours 20 minutes 16 February 2016 received the message on explosion of household gas the address: Yaroslavl, street of ship Builders d. 25/9», — is reported on the website of EMERCOM in the Yaroslavl region.
Initially sources claimed that the explosion was the collapse of the fourth entrance of the house, but later in the regional head office of EMERCOM of Russia «Interfax» reported that damaged one section. According to a source, the section included seven people. The Investigative Committee of the Russian Federation reported that as a result of a gas explosion collapsed the fourth staircase from the first to the fifth floor.
The presumed cause of the explosion in a residential building in Yaroslavl — the faulty gas equipment, has informed RIA «news» a source in law enforcement bodies of the region.
A gas leak in the apartment on the fourth floor was the cause of the explosion and collapse of a stairwell in a residential building in Yaroslavl, has informed in law enforcement bodies of the region.
In the apartment where the explosion occurred, lived an elderly woman, said a source in the emergency services.
The head of the region Sergey Jastrebov has declared on air of TV channel «Russia 24» that the explosion completely destroyed five apartments, which had been prescribed seven people. In Yaroslavl set up operational headquarters. All the inhabitants of the affected house were evacuated to temporary housing, they are given all necessary assistance, said the Hawks.
As it became known, in the entrance, where the explosion occurred, there were registered 29 people, including 13 children.
The Yaroslavl region Prosecutor’s office began an investigation after a gas explosion and the collapse of the entrance of the house in Yaroslavl.
«According to preliminary data, in one of the apartments on the second floor there was an explosion of household gas. At the scene found three dead, several residents were injured of varying severity. Just in the house there were 29 people», — stated in the message of the Supervisory authority.
Upon gas explosion in a residential building in Yaroslavl initiated a criminal case on signs of the crime provided by part 3 of article 238 of the RF criminal code (fulfillment of works or rendering services not meeting safety requirements)», the press service of the Investigative Committee of the Russian Federation.
At the scene works investigative group of the investigative management of SK across Yaroslavl region.
Recall that in late January at the military base of the Russian armed forces blew up 500 shells.
In Yaroslavl in a five-storey building exploded gas: there are victims 16.02.2016