The breakthrough of the gas pipeline and gas ignition occurred on Saturday in the Ryazan region, the press service of the regional Ministry of Emergency Situations reports.
“At 17 hours 55 minutes in the area of the village of Ungor, Putyatinsky District, information was received about the rush of the main gas pipeline,” the agency’s website reports.
According to rescuers, as a result of the accident, no one was hurt. There is no threat to human settlements. In the aftermath of the breakthrough, 24 people and 10 units of equipment are employed.
Regional UK began checking upon the incident. Investigators clarify that a fire broke out at the site of the damage to the pipeline, the gas supply was shut off. Firefighters eliminate the fire.