Under the rubble in the damaged part of the 16-story building in the Desnyan district, where the explosion occurred, rescuers found the body of one deceased.
About this informs the head of the city Vitaliy Klitschko in a message on social networks.
Search and rescue operations are ongoing.
Experts are investigating the causes of the explosion.
As a result of the explosion in Kyiv, 4 apartments were destroyed and 18 people were rescued.
Let’s add that at first the rescuers informed that an explosion in Kyiv destroyed 5 apartments, two residents of the building were saved.
Note that two people were hospitalized as a result of the fire and explosion in Kyiv.
We will remind you that earlier a fire broke out in the center of Kyiv: a black column of smoke rose into the sky.
Also ongoing elimination of fire.