In Naberezhnye Chelny in one of the apartments nine-storey building No. 53/28 fire occurred, is spoken in the message of EMERCOM in the Republic of Tatarstan.
To eliminate the consequences of the incident attracted 59 people and 19 units of equipment, said the office.
According to the newspaper “Chelninsky news”, the ambulance arrived at the hospital the three victims. The source of “Interfax” declared that there were no injuries.
Eyewitnesses of the incident said that the house gas tank exploded, then began a strong fire, the flames rose up to the sixth floor, according to the portal ProKazan. According to the portal, the explosion there are dead and injured. According to unconfirmed information, received from local residents, the explosion occurred during repair work, killing two people, said ProKazan.