The media learned about the type of explosive device in the metro of St. Petersburg

The media learned about the type of explosive device in the metro of St. Petersburg

Blue-line in St. Petersburg underground blew up an unidentified device. It is reported TASS citing a source.


At the same time, the press service of the St. Petersburg metro also reports that exploded unidentified object. According to “Interfax”, the subway exploded an improvised explosive device with striking elements.

In addition, according to the source Agency “RIA Novosti”, the explosions occurred in two underground station — “Sennaya square” and “Institute of Technology”.

Monday, April 3, at the metro station “Sennaya Ploschad” blue line of the Saint Petersburg underground there was an explosion. According to various sources, the explosion was postradali dozens of people.

“At 14:47 I was at the station “Nevsky prospect”, the car four minutes did not move, and more and more people. At the same time and smoke more. Stood a distinct smell of pyrotechnics as football fans harness”, — told RBC St. Petersburg Evgeny Pavlov.

In addition, the city’s subways were closed three stations: “Sadovaya”, “Vosstaniya Square” and “Institute of Technology”.

The explosion in the subway in Saint Petersburg


— Ekaterina Vinokurova (@k_vinokurova) 3 APR 2017

Poltavchenko on the spot.

— Business FM (@Radio_BFM) 3 APR 2017

Publication from Denis (@denvicious) APR 3 2017 5:19 PDT

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Tecnologica now. #Explosion

— Nikita Pavlov (@pavlov_plov) 3 APR 2017

Explosive device in the St. Petersburg metro was striking elements, media reported

— RIA Novosti (@rianru) 3 APR 2017

The power of the explosions were small — 200 and 300 g in a trotyl equivalent, the Source TASS

— Rustem Adagamov (@adagamov) April 3, 2017

The scene of the explosion. Online

— Ilya Varlamov (@varlamov) 3 APR 2017

SadovayaSennaya closed#explosion #Peter

— dmitriy blinnikov (@discojournalist) 3 APR 2017