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Investigators are checking after the fire on Saturday night on a gas pipeline «Middle Asia-Center» in Putyatino district, Ryazan region, according to the website of regional SUCK.
Earlier it was reported about a breakthrough of the main gas pipeline on Saturday in the village of Ungor in Putyatino district, Ryazan region. The torch flame up to 15 metres in height. It was noted that the accident does not pose a threat to the public.
According to investigators, the incident occurred on 1843-kilometer gas pipeline approximately 1.5 km from the village of Malinovka. Now the gas supply is blocked. As informs SK, no victims. On the scene are emergency services, continued fighting and containment of fire.
«Shilovsky Interdistrict investigatory Department … conducted preliminary examination on the fact of fire on the pipeline near the village of Malinovka Putyatino district, Ryazan region», — stated in the message.
Investigators establish the circumstances of the fire, interview the staff duty shift and possible witnesses.