The number of victims from the blast after the fall of the meteorite in the Urals is growing by the hour — at the moment we know almost a thousand casualties, including more than 200 children.
Interior Ministry said that the crash site found three fragments of the meteorite. The authorities of the Chelyabinsk region averaged nearly 300 buildings, facilities and schools, which blew out windows. Repair crews have been formed and FEMA promises to end Friday insert glass.
Russian President Vladimir Putin ordered the Ministry of Emergency Situations immediately engage in victim assistance
On Friday morning, at 7.23 MSK, over the Urals have been falling meteorite. PE affected residents Tyumen, Kurgan, Sverdlovsk, and the northern territories of Kazakhstan, but major damage reported in the Chelyabinsk region.
National Center for Crisis Management Russian Emergency Situations Ministry said the glass smashed in 297 buildings.
"Sixteen socially important facilities — hospitals and kindergartens and 12 schools. This data will be adjusted," — noted in the MOE.
"Of course, a large amount, but we expect that our main task will be to try to do it (insert broken glass) in the next few hours today," — said the representative of the press center.
Category: Unexplained Phenomena