After a gas explosion in a residential building in Safronka in the Nidzica poviat (Warmian-Masurian Voivodeship), two people were taken to the hospital. The block was significantly damaged.
According to a spokeswoman for the Nidzica police, Sgt. Alicja Pepłowska, an explosion of gas from a cylinder occurred in a multi-family building on Sunday around 9.30 am. The explosion took place in an apartment on the ground floor of a block of flats inhabited by a total of 10 people.
As he passed in an interview with TVN24 star. brig. Marek Augustynowicz, deputy commander of the State Fire Service in Nidzica, all residents managed to evacuate.
Two people taken to hospital
As a result of the explosion, three people were injured, including two – taken to hospital.
According to the police, the force of the explosion was so great that the entire building was uninhabitable. The apartment in which the explosion took place was the most damaged, but the premises on the first and second floors are also ruined.
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