Another serviceman found dead in Zhambyl rgn
Another dead serviceman of the military unit was found in Zhambyl region, Kazpravda.kz refers to the Defense Ministry’s press service reporting.
According to the ministry, the chief of the fire brigade was found dead, the foreman of the contract service Erkin Nadirbekov, 1992 y.b. He directly supervised the fire extinguishing work at the engineering ammunition depot.
"After the explosion, he died at the scene. He was listed among the servicemen, whose whereabouts on the morning of August 27 was not known.
Earlier it was reported that on August 26 at about 19:00, a fire broke out near the ammunition depot of the military unit stationed in Bayzak district of Zhambyl region. The fire resulted in powerful explosions. Residents of nearby villages were evacuated. At the moment, 66 people are known to have been admitted to hospitals in Zhambyl region.