The number of victims of gas explosion in Zainsk increased to two

© Photo : Ministry of civil defense and emergency situations of the Republic of Tatarstanstata consequences of a gas explosion in a residential building in the city of Zainsk, Tatarstan. June 22, 2018The number of victims of gas explosion in Zainsk increased to two© Photo : Ministry of civil defense and emergency situations of the Republic of Tatarstan

The woman who was in critical condition in the Republican clinical hospital of Tatarstan after a gas explosion in a residential building in Zainsk on Friday, on Sunday died, told RIA Novosti press-service of Ministry of health of the Republic.

Thus, the number of victims has risen to two.

According to the regional GUMCHS, at 17.15 GMT on Friday, it was reported that the cotton, gas in the apartment on the fifth floor of a five houses down the street Nikiforova, 71, in Zainsk. Upon arrival of firefighters it was established that occurred cotton gas in a two-bedroom apartment in the eighth entrance. The result was the collapse of the roof and facade. Injured 10 people, including a child. One of the injured died in hospital several hours later.

Three victims, including an eight year old girl, was taken by helicopter to Kazan.

On the given fact criminal case under article «performance of works or rendering of services that do not meet the requirements of safety, entailed on imprudence causing of heavy harm to health or death of the person».

«Today died in hospital the woman who was in critical condition. The other two victims delivered in Kazan, including a girl, remain in hospitals,» — said the Agency interlocutor.

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