Rescuers freed the men from “hot trap” and by means of a cable towed the car to a safe place.
As a result of the breakthrough hot water flooded the car / photo kh.dsns.gov.IAV Kharkiv, near the metro station “Kievskaya” around 14:00 there was a break of the heating system.
As told in the mayor’s office, the accident occurred on the pipeline connecting CHPP-5 and Saltovka, reports Harkiv Times.
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In the accident the part of the carriageway was flooded.
“On the streets, a flood of boiling water. Hot water flooded the street Matyushenko partially boiling water spilled on Shevchenko street and Korsovetsky. Sometimes the flow depth reached 3-40 cm”, – writes the edition.
Patrol police has blocked the traffic near the place where the accident occurred, the transport is withdrawn therefrom. The utility has begun to eliminate the break, but the exact repair time to call yet.
As a result of the breakthrough hot water flooded the car in which were two men.
As reports a press-service GU gschs of Ukraine in the Kharkiv region, today the number “112” received information that on the street Matyushenko of the Kiev district of Kharkov has been a breakthrough pipe with hot water.
Rescuers freed men from the “hot trap” / photo kh.dsns.gov.ua
“Half the water was one car “Mazda 626”. Driver and passenger climbed onto the roof of the car and needed help. To a call place there has arrived a Department of the rescue service to assist people. Rescuers freed the men from “hot trap” and by means of a cable towed the car to a safe place”, – stated in the message.
Currently, the city utilities services works to eliminate the accident at the site of the heating system.
Video: Harkiv DSNS
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