The number of victims after the crash of the Su-34 in Yeysk increased to three: the main thing about the disaster

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 The number of victims after the crash of the Su-34 in Yeysk increased to three: the main thing about the disaster

Three people have already died as a result of the crash of a Su-34 military aircraft on a residential building in Russian Yeysk. According to the Ministry of Emergency Situations, 15 people were hospitalized. Those evacuated after the house fire will be temporarily accommodated in boarding houses. It is officially confirmed that the pilots managed to eject. According to them, the cause of the crash was the ignition of one of the engines during takeoff. As a result of the fall, the fuel caught fire, the fire spread to a nine-story building, as a result of which a fire broke out from the 1st to the 5th floors in an area of ​​about 2 thousand square meters. Russian President Vladimir Putin was informed about the situation. He instructed the governor, the heads of the Ministry of Emergency Situations and the Ministry of Health to fly to Yeysk to provide assistance to the victims. A criminal case has been initiated on the fact of the crash of a military aircraft. The prosecutor's office of the Kuban organized a check.

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