TASS: a gas explosion occurred in a private house in Makhachkala, there are victims
A gas explosion occurred in a private house in Makhachkala, TASS reports, citing a source in the regional emergency services.
located next to the banquet hall “Marrakech”. “According to preliminary information, there are victims. Emergency response services are involved, “the source said.
Earlier, in another Russian city – Simferopol – a gas explosion occurred on the fifth floor of a nine-story residential building on Lermontov Street. As a result of the accident, the facade of the building was damaged and windows were shattered. Information about the victims was not reported.
In a conversation with Lenta.ru, HSE professor Irina Ilyina named the most common causes of gas explosions in the houses of Russians. According to her, the accidents are caused by deterioration of gas supply systems, safety violations during repairs, as well as the use of gas stoves as heating sources.