The number of victims of methanol poisoning in Sergiev Posad increased to three

The number of victims of methanol poisoning in Sergiev Posad increased to three, the condition of five people is regarded as extremely serious. About it “” on Thursday, June 22, said a source in medical circles of Moscow region.

“Among the dead were two women and one man. The total number of people poisoned has reached 11 people, three of them were transferred to the Moscow regional research clinical Institute named Vladimir, as they can be transported without danger to life. About two o’clock, he died another injured. In the intensive care unit of a regional hospital are five people”, — said the source “ru”.

The official representative of the Moscow Central Board of the Investigative Committee confirmed Elena Fokina “” the information about three dead and nine injured

“On this fact we started pre-investigation checks. Pre-installed, the company of local people, nine men and two women, in one of the apartments on the street the First shock Army was drinking from cans, which the landlord gave of the unknown. All in serious condition was hospitalized, two women and one man died,” — said Fokin.

Mass methanol poisoning in Sergiev Posad became known in the evening on June 21. Then it was reported about two victims. The Source “” said that, according to survivors, they used alcohol-containing liquid in the company, which had 15 people.

In December 2016 in Irkutsk from poisoning by bath means “Hawthorn” passed away 76 people. Forensic examination showed that 74 of them were poisoned with methyl alcohol, and two others died after taking significant doses of ethyl alcohol.