Due to the explosion at a munitions depot in Svatovo Luhansk region residents remained without gas: damaged gas system, said the Ministry of internal Affairs of Ukraine.
"in the gas was off, as the shrapnel damaged the gas system," the news Agency a letter of Agency.
anyway, as reported by UNN, in several parts of Svatovo started to supply power. The interior Ministry stated that " at present the situation is stable, the explosions ended, but continues single detonation of shells ". In addition, as said the spokesman of the operational command "North" in the Luhansk region Anatoly Proshin, as a result of the explosions of shells in Svatovo damaged 38 houses. Currently conducted investigations, set up operational headquarters. The police consider an act of terrorism in the form of a key version of what happened. Preliminarily determined that the cause of the fire in warehouses has become one of the flares that exploded, fell by shells and caught fire. The final cause of emergency events will be known after the investigation. On Thursday evening in Kiev-controlled town of Svatovo of the Luhansk region started to explode ammunition warehouse of the military unit. Only remained in stock for about 3, 5 thousand tons of ammunition for reactive systems of volley fire " Grad ", "Smerch" and " Uragan ". The area of the fire amounted to about 9 thousand Square meters. Created by pyrotechnic fifteen mobile groups, on the spot 7. 00 working to eliminate the consequences. In damaged nine apartment buildings, six four-storey, 20 - storey. Exploding shells forced people to seek refuge in the cellars, while the authorities hastily to pull rescuers from across the region. In the end, the fire lost his life 2 people, another eight were damaged. SBU has described the explosions as a terrorist act and opened a criminal case under the criminal code. In the afternoon on the last working day of the week, firefighters had the fire under control within a warehouse.