On the territory of military unit in the village of Kamenka, in the Achinsk district of Krasnoyarsk region there was a fire followed by explosions in artillery warehouses.
The explosion damaged homes. In a radius of 20 km is the evacuation of the population from adjacent settlements. Just evacuated about a thousand people from the three settlements. According to the administration of Achinsk, threats to residents there. Local residents are also encouraged to take refuge in bomb shelters or cellars.
In a press-service of the Central military district reported that on the territory of one of the warehouses caught fire store powder charges for artillery munitions. At the moment there is a localization of a fire attracting fire armor. The place of the incident sent two fire trains.
Emergency services said that two military warehouses in Krasnoyarsk region can be over 40 thousand projectiles caliber 125 and 152 mm.
Witnesses, and the witnesses the first moments of the explosion released footage from the scene.
Взрыв на военном складе в Красноярском крае. pic.twitter.com/7jZPZCcdnA
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As a result of the incident injured 7 people. Two people have shrapnel wounds, presumably military.
Soldiers of the military unit near the burning Arsenal in the Krasnoyarsk territory took refuge in the shelter, said the Agency “Interfax-Siberia” the press service of the regional government.
At the scene went to the Governor of Krasnoyarsk region Alexander USS and the Deputy defense Minister Dmitry Bulgakov.