The balcony collapsed in a residential building in Sochi, There are people injured. About the incident informs Telegram-channel “PE Sochi”.
A photo: Main Directorate of the Ministry of Emergency Situations of Russia for the Krasnodar TerritoryMain Directorate of the Ministry of Emergency Situations of Russia for the Krasnodar Territory
The collapse of the balcony occurred on Donskaya Street, 13. The channel published a video from the scene.
Eyewitnesses say that at the time of the incident, four people were on the balcony of the fourth floor. They fell from a height and were injured. They were admitted to the hospital.
The Ministry of Emergency Situations in the Krasnodar Territory confirmed that there were victims.
“Preliminarily, as a result of the collapse of the balcony, there are victims. The cause of the collapse is being established. There are no other damages in the house, there is no threat of further collapse,” the rescuers said in a statement.
The call came to rescuers at 19.15. City emergency services are currently on the scene.