Authorities and rescuers Krasnodar region fear that the fuel in the holds of the wreck of the ship «Heroes of the Arsenal» could fall into the Black sea. In connection with the incident, the regional administration will meet in Anapa emergency conference call.
In the sunken ship «Heroes of Arsenal» can be up to 30 tons of oil products, reports «Interfax» information of administration of Krasnodar region.
«The storm has complicated the search for people, perhaps there will be questions and environmental issues. In addition to victim assistance will be examined and issues of environmental security. According to GU Ministry of emergency situations of Russia in Krasnodar Krai, in the holds of the ship can be up to 30 tons of oil products», — stated in the message.
The storm complicates the search for people. Perhaps there will be questions and environmental issues. Homes are going in Anapa on the selector for emergency situations.
— Veniamin Kondratiev (@kondratyevvi) 19 APR 2017
The cargo ship «heroes of the Arsenal» came from Azov port to Turkey under the flag of Panama, was wrecked Wednesday morning in the Black sea. On Board were 12 people, 9 Ukrainians, 2 Russians and a citizen of Georgia. According EMERCOM in Krasnodar rescued one person, the citizen of Ukraine. According to the southern investigative management on transport SKR, saved three people.
The cause of PE Rosmorrechflot called the storm in which the ship split in two and sank.
The southern investigation Department of transport initiated a criminal case under article «Violation of safety rules of movement and operation railway, air, Maritime and inland water transport».
Currently, the search operation, it involves around 140 rescuers, including 6 divers, 17 pieces of equipment.