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The Tatarstan section of the highway M7 “Volga” have blocked in connection with the leak of hazardous substances from tank trucks. On Saturday, August 11, reports TASS with reference to the regional Directorate of the MOE.
As explained in Department, the leak occurred at the 829-kilometer road in the area of the settlement of Zvanka Pestrechinsky district. From-for breakages of the refrigeration unit from a tanker, carrying cargo from Belgium to Sterlitamak, began to evaporate trigonox — flammable and explosive substance that when in contact with skin causes severe dermatitis, and when ingested acts on the Central nervous system.
At the scene arrived rescuers, the environment of the tank the shaft was delivered to the sand. In the MOE noted that at this point the evaporation ceased. “The traffic is opened in one direction, from the city of Naberezhnye Chelny to Moscow”, — added there.
As a result of incident nobody has suffered.
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