Explosions at the Saki airfield occurred due to violations of safety rules
Violation of fire safety rules led to explosions at the airfield near Nefyodorovka. The Ministry of Defense urged that this version of what happened be considered the main one. The source said this RIA News” in the Russian military department.
“Only a violation of fire safety requirements is considered as the main reason for the explosion of several ammunition at the Saki airfield,” the source said.
According to him, other versions have no evidence base. He noted that there was no deliberate manipulation of the munitions to detonate them.
Explosions at the Saki airfield occurred on the afternoon of 9 August. This was reported RT. Nine people, including a child, were injured in the incident. Another civilian died. Local authorities have promised to provide support to all who were injured as a result of the emergency.
In addition, 30 evacuees were reported from houses located near the airfield. Rumors about a mass evacuation from the Saki region of Crimea were not confirmed.