The cause of the explosion in a residential building in Volgograd became the unauthorized connection of chamber to the water supply. This was confirmed by the Investigative Committee of Russia. Victims of the explosion were 4 people, 11 people suffered serious injuries.
Rescue work at the site is finished. Set the fate of all the occupants of the house. In rescue operations involved more than 400 people, the heavy machinery. Was attracted by the most experienced rescuers who have access to the most hazardous work, including in the high quality of industrial climbers. They carried out the dismantling of overhanging structures to provide safe access to the lower floors of the building.
The cause of the incident - gas leak result in inconsistent, unauthorized renovations, which held the owner of a small diner. A criminal case. Detained three potential defendants. About the further destiny of a building while it is difficult to say. While we are talking about whether to let it residents so that people could take at least some personal belongings. What will happen to the building should be addressed by a special Committee after the examination slab. It is already known that 2 entrance can not be recovered.
Entrance 4-storey building collapsed yesterday. The explosion destroyed 12 apartments, part of the external wall. And interior walls. All residents of the home placed with relatives, 14 people - in hotels.
Detained the owner of the pavilion, his father and the person who carried out repair work. After the explosion was off the gas supply not only in the affected house, but also in the nearby houses.
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