Five victims of the collapse in Norilsk are in serious condition

KRASNOYARSK, 20 Feb – RIA Novosti. Five victims of the collapse in the workshop of the Norilsk concentration plant are in serious condition in the hospital, the Krasnoyarsk Territory Ministry of Health told RIA Novosti.

“In the Norilsk interdistrict hospital No. 1, six operating rooms have been deployed. Six teams of traumatologists, anesthesiologists-resuscitators, neurosurgeons have been involved. Medical assistance is provided in full,” said the representative of the department.

According to her, five ambulance teams, including two intensive care teams, provide medical care at the scene.

Earlier, the Ministry of Emergency Situations said that a collapse occurred in the crushing shop at the Norilsk dressing plant on an area of about one thousand square meters. Two people got out on their own, rescued four from the rubble, the search for two more continues. Later one of those rescued died in an ambulance.

The UK opened a case for a security violation that resulted in the death of two or more persons. According to the prosecutor's office, the incident occurred during repair work to strengthen the structures.

Sergei Zyblev, press secretary of the governor of the Krasnoyarsk Territory, Alexander Uss, told RIA Novosti that the head of the region took the situation with the collapse under his personal control.

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