The version about explosion in a residential building of Chernihiv was not confirmed, the police

Версия о взрыве в жилом доме Чернигова не подтвердилась, - полиция

Photo: Department of national police in Chernihiv region

The collapse of the house in Chernigov, 12.12.2016
Версия о взрыве в жилом доме Чернигова не подтвердилась, - полиция

Версия о взрыве в жилом доме Чернигова не подтвердилась, - полиция

Photo: Department of national police in Chernihiv region

The collapse of the house in Chernigov, 12.12.2016
Версия о взрыве в жилом доме Чернигова не подтвердилась, - полиция

Версия о взрыве в жилом доме Чернигова не подтвердилась, - полиция

Photo: Department of national police in Chernihiv region

The collapse of the house in Chernigov, 12.12.2016
Версия о взрыве в жилом доме Чернигова не подтвердилась, - полиция

The version about explosion in a hostel of Chernihiv was not confirmed. About it reports a press-service of the government of Ukraine in the Chernihiv region.

“Now the work continues on the removal of the destroyed structures. According to rescuers, people under the rubble is no more. Preliminary information about the explosion was not confirmed,” – said in a statement to the police.

The scene evacuated 170 tenants and settled in Chernigov. The police and National guard protect the scene and property to prevent looting.

Information on incident entered in the Unified register of pretrial investigations, open criminal proceedings under part 1 of article 270-1 of the Criminal code of Ukraine (intentional destruction or damage of objects of housing and communal services) – punishable by a fine of 100 to 250 tax-free minimum incomes, or correctional labor for a term up to two years, or restraint of liberty for a term up to three years, or imprisonment for the same term.

Continues pre-trial investigation, which is on personal control at the chief of the Main Directorate of national police.

We will remind, in result of collapse of the walls 8 people injured, killed one 26-year-old woman. In the hospital is a 17-year-old, who closed injuries of the shoulders, spine and knee.

Previously considered two versions of what happened: a gas explosion and emergency condition of the house.

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