High-rise collapse in the Mines collapsed part of the house

High-rise collapse in the Mines collapsed part of the house

What is known about the gas explosion in the Rostov region.

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Two floors of an apartment building collapsed in the town of Shakhty, Rostov region. Presumably, from-for explosion of household gas for the same reason two weeks ago a tragedy happened in Magnitogorsk. According to the latest data, as a result of emergency in the Mines killed a woman, her daughter and husband were hospitalized. The fate of a man remains unknown. Read more in the article “Izvestia”.

What happened

The explosion in high-rise buildings in the city of Shakhty in the street Habarova, 16, happened around six Monday morning, January 14. Information about the incident was received at the remote duty MES 6:18 GMT.

Initially it was reported that the collapsed arches of the upper two floors, the eighth and ninth.

The Governor of Rostov region Vasily Golubev has resulted in more accurate data. According to him, the epicenter of the explosion occurred in apartment No. 71, located on the ninth floor.

From the shock wave nearly broke Windows in neighboring houses, told “Fifth channel” the witness. “I’m still scared from the fact that I wandered the whole house, and a window is not left — says a resident of the building nearby. — I watched mom and dad going, and I heard this roar”.

“The explosion is strong, the sofa jump” — quoted one of the residents of high-rise buildings, the TV channel “360”. According to other witnesses, the cotton was strength in tune with the explosion of firecrackers.

Those affected

The explosion killed one person. First, in the operational headquarters said that the victim was a child, but later denied this information.

The deceased was a woman born in 1987. Hospitalized her two year old daughter and husband.

In a press-service of the Ministry of health of the Rostov region, “Interfax” reported that the baby will be delivered in children’s regional hospital in Rostov-on-don. The girl has a hip fracture and traumatic brain injury. Her father had already regained consciousness. The condition of the hospitalized is satisfactory. In the office of the Commissioner for children’s rights in the Rostov region said that the child in any case will not remain without supervision.

Some media writes that from-under blockages rescuers pulled the body of another victim, but in emergency situations this information is not confirmed.

In caught in the explosion four apartments, according to the Governor, were 13 people. Seven people were rescued from the rubble. The fate of four other occupants of the house are still unknown. It is possible that among them could be the child in one of the apartments lived a grandmother with her granddaughter.

All the other residents of flats only 140 people — evacuated. Remove from the apartments the residents of the adjoining building did not. In the regional emergency Department reported that they are in no danger.

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Rescuers continue to assort blockages, it’s going to take at least a day. Just them, according to the press service of the Ministry of emergency situations, employs more than 520 people and about 140 pieces of equipment. Ready at the airport of Rostov-on-don, on the occasion of the sanitary evacuation, is the an-148 aircraft with special medical modules. The site also psychologists MOE. Opened phone of a hot line — 8-863-239-99-99.

The walls of the house built in 1993 went crack. The Governor of Rostov region said that the decision to relocate will be made after a thorough examination of the building.

The ninth floor of the house is completely destroyed. “Walls are the side of the eighth floor, the rest fell inside” — say in the administration.

Experts check the condition of the supporting walls of the house using special mobile diagnostic complex “Strela-P”. Because of the threat of further destruction complicated work to rescue people who may be under the rubble. Rescuers fortify the house, setting backup, said the head Department of EMERCOM in the Rostov region Vyacheslav Butko.

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The administration of the region entered a local state of emergency. For residents of the partially collapsed house deployed temporary accommodation. According to the head of the city administration of the Mine Andrey Kovalev, hotels prepared by 115 places.

The Governor of Rostov region Vasily Golubev said that the relatives of the deceased and the victims will receive help.

The victim’s family will get compensation of 1 million rubles. How much to allocate to the victims, it is not known — the Governor called the number from 200 thousand to 600 thousand rubles. The regional authorities claim that the paperwork to receive financial aid is already underway.

Vasily Golubev has reported on the measures taken to Russian President Vladimir Putin, the press service of the Kremlin. “Putin instructed the head of the region and provide comprehensive assistance to victims”, — said there. About the situation at the blast site Golubev reported to the head of the government Dmitry Medvedev. The Governor is confident that the region will be able to eliminate the consequences of emergency and to assist the victims on their own.

Who is to blame

Almost immediately after the incident the police stated that the cause of the explosion was cotton gas. The version of the attack is not considered.

According to sources, the blame for the violation of rules of use of the equipment. Presumably, we are talking about a gas cylinder.

The inhabitants of the collapsed house had already complained about problems with gas, writes Business FM with reference to the representative of the gas service. On 10 December there received an emergency call due to a gas leak. According to the company “Gazprom gazoraspredelenie Rostov-na-Donu”, the building was equipped with gas stoves for cooking, and it was OK — last time it was checked in the late spring. The inhabitant of the house opposite said in an interview with “Fifth channel” that injured a day earlier complained of a gas smell in the stairwell.

The head of the Investigative Committee of Russia Alexander Bastrykin has instructed to initiate a criminal case under part 3 of article 109 (“Causing death on imprudence to two and more persons”) the criminal code of the Russian Federation. On the scene promptly sent investigators-criminalists of the Main investigatory management on Severo-Caucasian Federal district.