An explosion occurred in eight –storey dwelling house in Kharkiv.

Assistant of chief of the Main territorial Department of Emergency Ministry of Ukraine in the Kharkiv Oblast Ihor Lupadin disclosed this to UNIAN.

According to his words, the explosion took place about at 10.45 am today in one of the flats at 2nd floor of the eight –storey dwelling house at 2a, Petro Slynko Street.

I. Lupadin said that four department of Emergency Ministry  are working at place of explosion. He said that in accordance with preliminary data, there are injured people as a result of the explosion.

I. Lupadin noted that reason of the explosion, number of injured people and damage are being established now.