The CPS will examine the liquid, which poisoned seven of Astrakhan

© Fotolia / kichigin19 ambulance. Archival photoThe CPS will examine the liquid, which poisoned seven of Astrakhan© Fotolia / kichigin19

The composition of the liquid, from which poisoning in the Astrakhan region killed four people, and three more are in hospital, will be investigated in the laboratory, informed RIA Novosti the representative of the regional Department of Rospotrebnadzor, adding that it is too early to say that there was alcohol.

«We have no specific information. Now our people talk with victims. Results yet, the liquid just taking in the study. As far as I know, this fluid was not purchased in the store, the victims hide, where it was acquired. If it is alcohol-containing liquid, there may have been some excess. If it is moonshine, then examine the fluid on methyl alcohol, fusel oil. Not the fact that there will be something supernatural, perhaps the people died of a drug overdose. We don’t know what kind of liquid» — said the Agency interlocutor.

According to the investigation, on Monday evening on the banks of the river Akhtuba three young men found a canister of unidentified liquid, having a pronounced smell of alcohol. The boys brought home the canister to one of them and its contents diluted with water for use. To «feast» the young people were joined by two neighbors, a man and a woman.

According to the RIA Novosti source familiar with the situation, the victims say they have found a canister in one of the sheds. «According to the victims, from the canister smelled of alcohol, but we do not know for certain what it was for liquid. Waiting for the examination results», — said the source.

On Tuesday, all five were admitted to district hospital in a state of acute intoxication. On Wednesday, one after another woman and two men died because of the toxic action of the liquid. Another victim fell into a coma, but after also died. Access to alcohol was also two minors: the nephew of one of the victims and his friend. According to investigators, the boys entered the district hospital in a state of acute intoxication. According to the regional Ministry of health, currently the state of the three who is in the hospital injured is not critical. The investigators establish all the circumstances of the incident. By results of check the procedural decision will be made.

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