Two floors of a multi-storey residential building in Balashikha near Moscow collapsed as a result of a gas explosion.
This was reported to the Ministry of Emergency Situations, reports TASS.
According to the latest data, three people were killed as a result of the explosion, one victim is in the hospital. At least two people remain trapped under the rubble.
As the Shot Telegram channel clarifies, the epicenter of the explosion was on the fourth floor and damaged at least 10 apartments.
A gas explosion in Balashikha occurred on the morning of Wednesday, September 20.
There may still be people under the rubble.
The destruction caused by the explosion in the Moscow region was captured on video.
Governor of the Moscow Region Andrei Vorobyov clarified that the explosion occurred at 8:21 on Oktyabrskaya Street.
The bang was followed by smoke, and emergency services are on the scene.