In Kiev, in a nine-story building on Poznyaki on Grigorenko Avenue, 41, a powerful explosion occurred. It happened on June 21 at 10:00 a.m.
This is reported by the NPF with reference to vesti-ua.net.
We already know that the gas mixture exploded. The explosion damaged several floors, destroying at least 6 apartments. State emergency services, doctors and national police units work on site.
“In a nine-story residential building, a preliminary explosion of air-gas mixture followed by the destruction of floors between 4, 5, 6, 7 floors”, – informed the press service of the State Emergency Service.
Rescuers say there may be people under the rubble. 21 people have already been evacuated, in addition, one person has been freed from the rubble. At least three other people remain under the rubble.
According to the State Emergency Service, there are people under the rubble, information on the number of victims and the circumstances of the incident are specified. The network published photos and videos of the scene,
Eyewitnesses said the explosion was heard throughout the region.
Video of the scene.
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