The deputy governor declares missing people after explosions in Dzerzhinsk

Deputy Governor of the Nizhny Novgorod Region Dmitry Krasnov said that two people went missing after a series of explosions at a plant in Dzerzhinsk. It is reported by RIA Novosti.

According to Krasnov, while two employees of the enterprise can not be found. He also said that according to him, 16 people were injured in the explosions, and not – 19.

In addition, the deputy governor said that the first explosion occurred at 11.45 Moscow time. The blast shattered glass in the region of three kilometers from the site of the explosion.

The situation is currently under control, Krasnov added.

Earlier, the source spoke about the consequences of the explosions at the plant in Dzerzhinsk.

According to preliminary data, the cause of the explosions was “violation of the technological process of the work.”