The Explosion Occurred in the Building of the Rosmorport Administration in St. Petersburg
OREANDA-NEWS Emergency services of St. Petersburg reported about the explosion, which thundered in the building owned by "Sea port of St. Petersburg". One person was injured.
A source in the Ministry of emergency situations previously told news agencies that there was explosion in the building number 5 on the Boundary channel. It did not cause a fire and destructive consequences, however, for safety reasons, more than 100 people in the building were evacuated.
"In the building there was, previously, an accidental explosion of a signal rocket. One person was injured moderately" the source said. There are no destruction and fire in the building. The glazing is also not broken.
The emergency services reported that " explosion occurred in the building of "Port of St. Petersburg". The causes of the incident versed specialists Rosgvardia.
As a result of explosion the person received burns of various severity. His age is 66 years. No other injuries were reported. In the Internet appeared the video captured at the scene, it shows the injured man turns out medical help. As a result of explosion at it feet strongly suffered.
"According to the specified data, in a box of a table detonated a cartridge, one person" suffered, - reported mass media in law enforcement agencies of the city. The source added that the incident did not lead to any serious consequences. At the time of inspection of the premises 150 people were evacuated from the building.
Official comments from the Department in St. Petersburg has not yet been received. The St. Petersburg Department of the Ministry of internal Affairs reported that investigators are working at the site of the explosion.
Earlier, the media reported about the explosion that occurred in St. Petersburg on September 29. On this day, a car exploded on one of the streets of the city. On 27 September, there was a detonation of a military projectile in the company "the Pendant". It was brought to work by one of the employees. As a result of incident 4 persons suffered.