In Togliatti at the chemical plant explosion. As a result one person was killed and another was injured. About TASS reported the head of the press service of the regional emergency management Elena Spotya. “Rescuers recovered from the rubble, the body of 37-year-old victim. Work on the site of emergency continue,” said Spotila. Earlier it was reported about three victims.
According to the MOE, at 04:00 Moscow time received information about cotton flare in the building sector on the territory of “supply” in the Central area of the city. The result was a partial collapse of one storey brick building with subsequent ignition. The area of the fire was 80 square meters.
According to the MOE, after cotton hydrocarbon at the Togliatti plant of “supply” killed one worker, another suffered, has informed on Monday to journalists the chief of GU Ministry of emergency situations of the Samara region Oleg Boyko. According to him, on the night of Monday in flare control room, where the gas flaring, there was a “gap fire”. This caused cotton gas mixture and subsequent fire. As a result
there was a destruction of the building operator, in which there were two
According to Boyko, unfortunately, one person in the building, could not be saved. According to him, the victim – a man born in 1978.
A third man, according to him, in the time of the accident did bypass
the territory of the enterprise and was not injured.
Prospecting work in the enterprise completed, restoration work continues. “A bomb threat no ecological threat and the population of Togliatti no. The company management decided to stop production until all reasons”, – said in the MOE.