Rescuers completed a search operation in the partially destroyed in the explosion of a residential nine-storey building in Volgograd, found the body of a fifth victim. On Wednesday, December 30, said the head of the press service of EMERCOM in the Volgograd region Dmitry Ulanov.
«Today, during the debriefings the rubble was found the body of the fifth victim as a result of the collapse of the house. Identity will be established by the investigative Committee. Search and rescue operation completed» – quoted Ulanova Agency «Interfax».
An explosion in one of apartments 9-storey building on Kosmonavtov street occurred about noon on December 20. As a result hit the floors. The explosion and subsequent fire were almost completely destroyed 38 apartments. The scene in the hospital delivered 11 were injured, including two children, aged 5 and 7 years.
Upon state of emergency the investigating authorities opened a criminal case under article «manufacture, storage, transportation or sale of goods and products, fulfillment of works or rendering of services that do not meet the requirements of safety, entailed on imprudence death of two or more persons.»