The explosion in a residential building in Magnitogorsk: eyewitness accounts

the Explosion in a multystoried house has thundered today at about 8 PM (local time) in Magnitogorsk. According to eyewitnesses, the fire engulfed three floors. The emergency brought together emergency services of the city, informs GTRK “southern Ural”.

As residents said, the sound of the explosion was so loud that even the walls shook. The glass began to tremble, it seemed that they now fly. On the street a strong smell of plastic, around a strong smoke and stench. Witnesses also reported that the house cleared the balconies.

Commented on the incident and in a press-service of the emergency Department. According to official sources, the fire engulfed several apartments. According to preliminary data, the cause of the explosion and fire cotton domestic gas. Information about the victims specified, the Department reported. Work emergency services.

Text: STRC “South Ural”