In Evpatoria on Nekrasov Street in a 5-floor house on Wednesday evening there was an explosion, reported to agency a press - service GU of MINChS in the Crimea.
According to preliminary data, as a result of explosion two entrances are destroyed, there are victims and wounded, their quantity at the moment is investigated.
The most probable cause of incident, according to experts, explosion of household gas is.
The head of the Ministry of Emergency Situations Vladimir Shandra on air "the 5th channel" reported that under house blockages in Evpatoria can be from 40 to 80 people.
In connection with explosion of the inhabited 5-floor house in Evpatoria the governmental commission on studying of circumstances of incident led by the first vice-the prime minister - the minister Oleksandr Turchynov is created, reported a press - service of the Cabinet of Ukraine.
To the place of the tragedy there arrived the governmental commission headed by the deputy head of the commission the minister of emergency situations Vladimir Shandra.
As reported in a press - service GU of MINChS in the Crimea, all was rescued at the moment by 19 people, and also took bodies of eight.
According to the representative a press - services, rescuers try to get three more people who give votes from - under blockages.