In Nizhny Novgorod increased the number of victims of the gas explosion

With the explosion of the gas mixture in the house in Nizhny Novgorod suffered, according to the latest data, three people, reported the press service of EMERCOM of Russia.

Earlier in the regional Department reported about one affected.

The incident occurred in the house 17 along the street Krasnodontsev. According to the Agency, exploded gas-air mixture in the apartment on the sixth floor of nine-storey panel residential building chetyrehyadernogo. The fire was localized on the area of ten square meters.

When extinguishing the fire saved the 11 people evacuated 124.

Damaged interroom partitions, as well as the overlap between the sixth and seventh floors. In addition, broken Windows of the two apartments and the stairs of the entrance.