At Least One Dead In Russia Arms Plant Accident: Media
Faizan Hashmi 2 months ago Fri 30th July 2021 | 09:36 PM
One worker died and another six were fighting for their lives following a fire at a secret weapons plant in southern Russia, Russian media said on Friday
Moscow, (APP - UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 30th Jul, 2021 ) :One worker died and another six were fighting for their lives following a fire at a secret weapons plant in southern Russia, Russian media said on Friday.
The statement from the Kamensky plant did not provide any information on the severity of the injuries.
The plant however stressed that the fire had been swiftly put out and "no harmful emissions had been released into the atmosphere.
The plant, which is located in the town of Kamensk-Shakhtinsky and describes itself as working to strengthen Russia's defence capabilities, declined to provide further comment.
TASS and Interfax news agencies, citing informed sources, said Friday that one worker had died.
"Doctors could not save him," an informed source told Interfax, adding that the other six were in critical condition.
"Doctors are fighting for their lives."