Posted 9 февраля 07:49

Published 9 февраля 07:49

Modified 9 февраля 10:40

Updated 9 февраля 10:40

A video of an explosion in a residential building in Novosibirsk appeared on the Internet

9 февраля 2023, 07:49
The moment of the explosion in a five-storey residential building on Linear Street in Novosibirsk was captured on a surveillance camera. The video was published by the 360 TV channel.

The captured footage shows a flash at a distant house, after which an alarm went off in the car under the camera itself.

"They show that a man was walking down the street and suddenly stopped near the stairs. This happened after the explosion happened. It can be seen that the cars on the street have alarmed", - 360 notes.

The gas explosion occurred around 8:00 local time. This led to the collapse of two entrances and the destruction of 30 apartments. Earlier it was reported about an increase in the number of deaths in an emergency to three, as well as about 8 victims who received medical care. This was told by TASS sources.

According to the information of the Ministry of Emergency Situations of Russia in the Novosibirsk region, the analysis of rubble continues on the spot. 283 people and 83 pieces of equipment are involved in the work. Specialists of the airmobile group of the Main Directorate and the Siberian Rescue Center joined the rescue operations.