Fire on gas pipe line in Perm region

Publish date: May 29, 2006

Collapse on gas pipeline in Perm region lead to a fire.

“The collapse of the gas pipeline with diameter of 1200mm happened on the 160-170th km at 9.15”, Ministry of Emergency Response reported. According to the Ministry, the fire appeared after the break. Damaged part of the pipeline was closed and liquidator teams came to the accident place, RusEnergy reported. No people were hurt during the accident. Reasons of the collapse are being investigated.