Late in the evening on February 18 in the operational call center of the MES of Russia for the Murmansk oblast of Kirovsk has received information that in the city where the region’s largest ski center, snow avalanche came down, reports TASS.
Soon, under the snow was found the body of a man – presumably a worker of the plant «Apatite» (a subsidiary of PhosAgro).
Search and rescue work continues. There may be other victims.
Snow covered garages. In many homes as a result of avalanches were broken glass.
As reported RIA Novosti, the investigators of the Murmansk region opened a criminal case under the article «violation of safety rules at conducting mountain, building or other works, entailed on imprudence death of the person».