In the evening on October 2, fuel truck blew up on the area of petrol station in Nikolaev. As a result, were injured two people — they have burns.
Eyewitnesses reported that a powerful explosion occurred at about nine o’clock in the evening at the gas station «Fortuna» at a time when fuel was poured from one tanker to another.
According to preliminary reports, the explosion occurred as a result of the fact that the workers hadn’t grounded tankers during fuel transfusion. As a result, one of the oil tankers was caught in fire.
The police officers were forced to block traffic on the adjacent road. Both drivers of fuel tankers suffered — they got skin burns.