Some Residents of Southeastern Bulgarian City of Karnobat were Evacuated after Gas Leaks

Incidents | August 5, 2019, Monday // 08:22|  views

Evacuation of part of Karnobat residents due to gas leaks at the city's train station. Many people spent the night outdoors, NOVA reported.

Around 1:00 am a tank loaded with propane-butane passed through the Karnobat area. A train station employee sensed a smell and a specific sound.

Teams of the fire department, police, gendarmerie and gas rescue service were immediately dispatched to the site. Some of the residents in the area are evacuated.

A short time later, the tank was pulled out kilometers from the area. And at about 6:00, people are allowed to return to their homes.

There is no danger, and the situation is controlled.