In Nizhny Novgorod March 25 about three o'clock in the afternoon near the metro station "engine revolution" was an emergency. Crane near the new house under construction fell right on the house. Part of the fifth floor of a house at 65/1 Lenin Avenue destroyed. There are victims.
Message about the incident came from witnesses who noticed the technicians working on the construction of a residential 17-storey building on Lenina, 69, fell and touched the five- storey building.
According to EMERCOM Russia's Nizhny Novgorod region, the fall of the crane demolished apartment on the 4th and 5th floor of the house. At the 5th floor of a completely destroyed apartment of 36 sq.m. Construction crashed into an apartment on the floor below, where rescuers are now trying to remove a woman who was in the apartment at the time of emergency. She blocked his hand. In the same apartment on the 4th floor of the can, according to rescuers, to be a child.
Currently, on-site emergency conducted search and rescue operations. Nearby are on duty ambulances and fire.
According to eyewitnesses, the construction of houses is nearing completion, and the builders had to remove the structure. However, the crane collapsed, and his arm damaged roofs and walls of residential five-story building across the street. Upon the fall of the crane house investigation department of the Leninsky district of Nizhny Novgorod SU IC Russian Prosecutor's Office at the Nizhny Novgorod region is checked in the order of Article 144 of the Code. Currently investigative team, which is on the scene, establishes the circumstances of the incident.