There is a risk of further collapse of the building of the plant on Sakhalin
TASS, August 19 — From Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk to Poronaysk, where the plant is located, arrived ten rescuers, said the head of city administration Alexander Radomski.
There is a risk of further collapse of the building of a paper mill in Poronaysk in Sakhalin region. Arrived at the scene 10 rescuers from Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk, told TASS on Sunday, the head of administration of city district Poronaisky Alexander Radomski.
Currently profit of 10 rescuers from Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk, we gave them a bus and they went to the scene. Immediately after receiving the message about the collapse at the site of the specialists poronayskiy fire squad. They removed the injured and dead. However, because of the risk of further collapse has addressed for the help to rescuers.Alexander Radomskie administration poronaysky urban district
Radomski said that the rescue operation continues. “We hope that people are alive, but honestly, those hopes may be unfounded. There [under the rubble] can be one or two people left, the rest extracted. Five of the injured are in the hospital,” he added.
The collapse of the roof and walls of the inactive pulp and paper factory in Poronaysk occurred on Sunday. In fact the incident a criminal case under article “Violation of requirements of labour safety, entailed death of the person”.