The local prosecutor's office in Kropyvnytsky, central Ukraine announced that two people are served with charge papers in the case of recent explosions in this city.
CEO and Chief Engineer of Elan-V enterprise are suspected of violating the security protocols, which resulted in tough consequences.
Currently, the prosecutor's office prepares a plea for the court's consideration; the authority asks to choose the measure of restriction. The investigation team insists on detention.
The chief engineer tried to flee the country, but the law enforcers detained him. The CEO is currently at a medical facility; his ward is guarded.
The explosions thundered at a petrol station in Kropyvnytsky on the evening of March 27. Employees of the State Emergency Service rushed to the site, as well as the local garrison of the Patrol Police department. The elimination of the fire lasted for about three hours. At 21:00, the fire was localized and at 22:45, the emergency crews eventually put it out.