6 injured in gas vapor explosion at oil depot

Six people were injured when a piece of cotton caused a spark and ignited gas vapor at tank farm "Grushovaya" in Novorossiysk. It is reported by TASS.

Emergency services said that the fire area was 200 square meters (2150. square feet). According to them, it occurred as a result of the collapse of the reservoir, the spillage of oil products did not occur. "

The official representative of "Transneft" said that the tank was filled with petroleum, adding that the fire has already been eliminated. He said that six workers of a contractor suffered burn injuries as a result of the accident.

Happened on November 7th in Novorossiysk, Russia

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