All three victims of the explosion of a container with acetone at the Sverdlov plant in Dzerzhinsk, Nizhny Novgorod region are being examined, the condition of two of them is assessed as serious. The Minister of Health of the region David Melik-Huseynov announced this on Friday, July 16.
According to him, the victims had closed craniocerebral injuries, brain contusions, thermal burns on an area of 6-15% of the body surface.“, – specified in the regional Ministry of Health.
According to information Interfax, two men and a woman were taken to the hospital. Two victims are in intensive care in serious condition, another person received moderate injuries. All hospitalized people are awake.
Earlier on Friday, it became known that three people were injured during the depressurization of a tank with acetone at a defense plant in Dzerzhinsk, Nizhny Novgorod region. 20 people were evacuated from the territory of the enterprise, the building of the plant was not damaged.