The cause of the explosion in an apartment building in Solomensky district of Kiev was the attempted suicide of the daughter of the owners of the apartment.
About it reports a press-service of Kievgas.
“During the examination of the place of an incident it was discovered that two burners on the gas stove were in the open position“, – stated in the message.
The woman who tried to kill herself, was hospitalized with burns, while no life-threatening.
The house also was found the corpse of the pensioner, the mother of the victim. According to doctors, she died a few days ago that could have caused the suicide of her daughter.
Separately Kievgas noted that in January of 2017 had a full inspection in the house and in the apartment where the explosion occurred.
“For 2017 at this address no applications in the emergency service of JSC kyivgas has not been received“, – concluded the press service.
The police confirmed that he committed suicide.
“According to preliminary conclusion of the medical examiner, the woman died a few days ago. The cause of death will be determined after conducting a forensic medical examination“, – have noted in police.
On the death of a woman openly criminal proceedings under part 1 of article 115 of the Criminal code (premeditated murder) with an extra legal qualification of “natural death“, and on the fact of explosion under article 270 of the criminal code (violation of fire safety requirements).
Recall, November 5 in the evening in Solomenskiy district of Kiev explosion on the ninth floor of a residential building. The explosion killed a woman. One person was injured.