Moscow. September 16. INTERFAX.RU – the Number of victims of explosion in an apartment house in the city of Dijon in Eastern France has reached 21, according to TV channel BFM TV.
Earlier it was reported about the nine victims.
According to the latest data, 15 people were hospitalized, two injured are in critical condition. Six people are in a state of shock.
The blast was triggered by a partial collapse of the building. According to preliminary data, it happened because of a gas leak.
Rescue work at the scene continues. Under the rubble is still one person.