Rescuers recovered from the rubble of the collapsed entrance of a residential building in the Russian Magnitogorsk 11 bodies of the victims.
This was stated by the employee of EMERCOM of Russia in the Chelyabinsk region in the operational headquarters on the site of the tragedy, reports TASS.
“11 bodies retrieved”, – he said. Earlier it was reported about the discovery under the rubble of the nine bodies. One of the victims of the explosion in Magnitogorsk – the child.
Also from the rubble were rescued six people, including two children. All the victims were hospitalized. The fate of 30 people is still unknown. Their whereabouts is established.
Works on analysis of blockages and search of people continue in four shifts, each lasting two hours. Night works on analysis of blockages was stopped, and the rescue workers removed the overhanging structure. “Now the work at height stopped and continues the rubble at the bottom,” – said in the MOE of the Russian Federation.
For the past day with the help of engineering equipment for the solid waste landfill Magnitogorsk exported more than 50 trucks of garbage total volume of almost 800 cubic meters.
Only the consequences of the collapse liquidated almost 900 employees and 217 units of equipment.
We will remind, on 31 December in Magnitogorsk struck the entrance of an apartment house.
According to preliminary data, the explosion in Magnitogorsk occurred because of a gas leak. Surviving residents have told reporters that “gas stinks, so eyes were watering”.