In the Leningrad region during a fire, the tire exploded gas cylinder

© Photo courtesy of MOE Hogar the tire in the village of Murino Vsevolozhsk district of the Leningrad region. November 9, 2018In the Leningrad region during a fire, the tire exploded gas cylinder© photo courtesy of the Ministry of emergency situations of the Russian Federation

Explosion of gas occurred in the course of extinguishing a fire in the building of the tire in the village of Murino Vsevolozhsk district of the Leningrad region, the press service of the regional EMERCOM.

As stated in the press service of the video, the Deputy chief of GU of EMERCOM of Russia in the Leningrad region Anton Kling, the message about the fire in the village of Murino on Vokzalnaya came to the center for crisis management in 8.23 GMT. Arrived on the scene, emergency workers rescued two people. Later, when the fire was discovered five dead bodies. Forces units of the Ministry of emergency situations managed in the shortest possible time to contain the fire and prevent it from spreading to neighboring buildings.

«It was discovered more than 15 cylinders. In the course of extinguishing a fire, the cylinder exploded. So was the threat to staff fire departments and people worked with regard to compliance with all safety regulations,» said Kling.

According to him, currently with relatives of victims psychologists of the Ministry.

Earlier it was reported that rescuers managed to liquidate open burning in the area of 400 square meters in the premises of the tyre and residential add-ons. According to a source in medical circles of the region, both victims are in serious but stable condition hospitalized in regional hospital Toksovskoe. One of them burns to the upper respiratory tract and burns to 27% of the body surface, another had a broken leg in two places. According to the source, both victims were citizens of Tajikistan.

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