Emergency happened in Nikolaev on Komsomolskaya St., 99 last Friday. There under the one-storeyed house soil suddenly began to give. In the beginning the opening with a diameter of 70 cm was formed, but the hole all increased and over time turned into the real ditch 4 meters in the diameter and approximately the same depth.
Upon a flash of soil the commission was created. To inhabitants of four apartments (8 people) suggested to settle out for the period of elimination of state of emergency, but residents refused to leave the apartments.
On January 10 the formed ditch was filled up with 10 tons of sand. Experts participated in emergency works and the technician "Nikolayevvodokanal", and also 5 experts and the technician of JSC Nordstar — the South.
As report in GU Ministry of Emergency Situations in the Nikolaev area, since Monday works on strengthening of the base of the house began. The reasons of a flash of soil become clear. One of versions - a collapse of catacombs.