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Blockages at home in Evpatoria dismantled manually

December 25 2008

Rescuers manually dismantled debris at the blast site in a residential house in Evpatoria, told RIA News on Thursday by calling a representative of the operational headquarters of Emergencies of Ukraine, deployed to the scene. "Most people work with their hands" - he said. According to him, to the analysis of debris attracted a large local construction company "SPMK. On the site there are two cranes - they raise large fragments of the structure. In addition, emergency home fit trucks and tractors, are also installed lighting poles.

The representative of the operational staff reported that the main pre-release tragedy is a gas explosion. "While the basic version - an explosion of household gas. It is refined. The competent authorities are considering a criminal investigation" - a spokesman said. According to him, the signal in an explosion in a five-story house № 67 on the street Nekrasov enrolled at 21.45 local time (22.45 GMT). Two entrances collapsed completely.

Accurate data on the number of dead and injured yet. Rescuers have found the body of one person. From the rubble were rescued 14 people, including two children. In the hospital, delivered five of the victims. According to the operational headquarters of Emergencies of Ukraine, deployed on the scene, under the debris may be about 50 people.

Meanwhile, as stated by the Minister of Emergency Situations Volodymyr Shandra in interview to the Ukrainian "5 channel" under the debris can be up to 80 people. According to him, the blast destroyed 40 apartments, which are located at two extreme doorways of a house. Shandra has already left the scene. According to the press service of the Cabinet, on Thursday will arrive in Evpatoria First Deputy Prime Minister Alexander Turchinov.

See also: From the ruins of houses in Evpatoria extracted 12 people

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