The number of victims of the collapse of the crossing in Stupino near Moscow increased
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The number of victims of the collapse of the crossing in Stupino near Moscow increased

28 September , 09:15IncidentsPhoto: ГУ МЧС России по Московской области
We are talking about a 35-meter metal walkway fixed along the wall at a height of four meters in one of the warehouses in the industrial zone of the Stupino urban district in the south of the Moscow region. According to preliminary information, it collapsed due to overload.

As reported by RIA Novosti agency, the Ministry of Emergency Situations of Russia reported 30 injured, 13 were hospitalized. Of these, five people are in serious condition, eight - in a state of moderate severity. The victims were evacuated by an Ansat medical helicopter. It is noted that medical care is provided to them in full, specialists continue to work on the spot.

The site of the radio station Ekho Moskvy names an even larger number of victims - 39 people, 18 of them are in serious condition.

As noted by a source of the TASS agency in the emergency services, according to preliminary data, the crossing collapsed due to overload, which led to deformation of the fasteners. The warehouse itself belongs to the French company FM Logistic. According to the agency, by 14:12 Moscow time the number of victims reached 51 people, many of them went to the doctors on their own. These are mainly Kyrgyz citizens who worked in FM Logistic. A significant part of the victims have broken arms and legs.

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