As reported vesti.ru, underground explosion occurred on Tuesday in northern Moscow. According to preliminary data, the cause of the explosion could be a short underground cable.
The incident occurred in the yard of house number 16 on the street Academician Ilyushin. Gas services examined the explosion. They claimed that the gas pipe can pass through. The basic version of what happened — short circuit of the high underground cable.
Head of the press service of the Moscow emergencies department Yevgeny Bobylev told that there was no fire after the state of emergency is not followed, there is also no visible damage. Assist fire and rescue units are not needed. Cordoned off the scene. Vehicular traffic on the street is closed, the ITAR-TASS news agency.