Rus News Journal

Roof collapse in Petersburg: in hospitals there are 10 victims

As a result of a collapse of a roof of a hypermarket on the Vyborg highway of St.-Petersburg one person was lost, 17 have suffered. In a press - to service of a municipal government of the Ministry of Emergency Measures have informed that poiskovo - salvage operations on a place have been finished nearby 02:00 Moscow time on January, 26th.
as have explained in department, in medical institutions from a tragedy place 12 persons have been sent, three victims have received medical assistance on a place. Later in hospitals two more persons injured at a collapse of a roof of shop have independently addressed. By data at 04:00 Moscow time on January, 26th, in hospitals there are 10 persons, seven victims are released on out-patient treatment.
also in the Ministry of Emergency Measures have specified that upon termination of search actions on a place have begun under abnormal condition - a recovery work. In their frameworks today till Moscow time it is necessary to dismantle the damaged designs and roof elements, to clean blockages.
Besides, it is informed that at 04:48 Moscow time on January, 26th the emergency object has been completely disconnected from substation and translated on reserve sources of power supply.
as it became known earlier, the message on a roof collapse on the area about 500 sq. m over a shop trading floor has arrived at 20:34 Moscow time on January, 25th. Under the preliminary version, the collapse of a roof of a hypermarket has occurred during works on snow clearing. Criminal case on ch is brought. 2 items 216 of the criminal code of Russian Federation (infringement of safety rules at conducting mountain, building or other works).