YEKATERINBURG, February 19./TASS/. Three children were injured in a household gas blast in the settlement of Pozarikha, Russia's Urals, the press service of Sverdlovsk region police reports.
A phone call reporting about he blast came to police at 22:40 local time (20:40 Moscow time) on Thursday. Three apartments of a two-story brick house where 40 people live were damaged, the press service said.
The tenants were evacuated. Rescuers are clearing the debris.