Continued: an explosive device worked in Kerch. The media learned that before that they had heard shots in college .
In the Polytechnic College of Kerch an explosion occurred: 13 people died, about 70 more were injured – confirmed by the Investigation Committee. The college is located on Voykova Street, 1, physicians and lifeguards are working at the site. TASS is a text translation.
According to ” KerchInfo “, household gas exploded in the college canteen – windows were broken in the room. The same version was confirmed by TASS and RIA Novosti sources. As KrymInform was told at the State Unitary Enterprise of the RK Krymgazset, the building of the technical school was not connected to the central gas supply system . Presumably, the institution could have its own gas reserves in cylinders.
According to the local site “Kerch FM”, victims are taken out by public transport, because there are not enough ambulances. About 18 people were taken to the hospital, TASS clarified in law enforcement.
Nine ambulance teams are working at the site, at 13 o’clock a helicopter takes off from Simferopol, and the anesthesiologist and the resuscitator travel to the scene to provide medical assistance.