OREANDA-NEWS. 50 people were evacuated from a hotel in Gelendzhik, on the first floor of which the internal structures were damaged, according to the Russian Emergencies Ministry.

Earlier, the emergency services of RIA Novosti said that one person died and three were injured as a result of a gas explosion in a hotel in Gelendzhik.

The message says: "An incident in Gelendzhik on Sovetskaya Street was reported to the operational duty shift of the Central Control Center of the Main Directorate of the EMERCOM of Russia in the Krasnodar Territory. The forces and means of EMERCOM of Russia were immediately sent to the scene. the glazing and internal structures of the first floor are damaged. The debris is being dismantled. 50 people were evacuated. "

According to preliminary information, there are victims, the department noted.

Emergency services reported that after a gas explosion in the kitchen of a private hotel in Gelendzhik, the ceilings and the outer wall collapsed.

In total, 40 people and 14 pieces of equipment were involved in the liquidation of the consequences from the RSChS.

The prosecutor's office of Gelendzhik organized a check after the cotton of the gas at the hotel, the regional prosecutor's office said.