Powerful explosion thundered in Aktau

Screenshot from video
A video with the moment of explosion of a car in Aktau appeared on social networks, reports with reference to

The car caught fire on April 12 on the road in micro-district 34 (near the "Ayauly Ana" residential complex).

Details of the fire were told by Nazarali Selimov, head of the firefighting and rescue service of the Department of Emergency Situations of the Mangistau region.

The message about the fire of the Daewoo Nexia car was received on April 12 at 23:28.

As a result of the fire, before arrival of the rescuers, a gas cylinder with a capacity of 65 liters exploded.

"The fire was liquidated at 23:45. There were no casualties. Eight rescuers and nine pieces of equipment were involved in extinguishing the fire," Nazarali Selimov said.
11:19, 13 April 2021