In Barnaul about 40 thousand people and 230 organizations were left without gas for leak detection. This was reported on the website of the city administration.
The leak was found on Monday, may 29, in the region of the tapping pipe of the pipeline on the Avenue of Cosmonauts. To resolve the corruption turned off the gas distribution station No. 1. Because of this, the flow stopped consumers Industrial, Railway and Leninsky districts.
Earlier in may in an apartment building in Volgograd from-for damage of the gas pipe work, trying to illegally connect to the conduit, the explosion occurred. As a result of emergency died of three residents of the collapsed building and worker utilities, arrived on call. The investigative Committee opened a criminal case under part 3 of article 238 of the criminal code “the Execution of works or rendering services not meeting safety requirements”.