Watch: What Just Happened in Russia? Massive Fireball Erupts Outside Russia’s Second Largest City

Click here to read the full article.

A massive fireball rose into the Russian sky Saturday after a natural gas pipeline exploded.

The explosion took place in Vsevolozhsk, which is east of St. Petersburg, according to the New York Post. St. Petersburg is Russia’s second-largest city.

Gov. Alexander Drozdenko, governor of the Leningrad Region, offered an explanation for the explosion.

“Firefighters and rescuers extinguish a fire caused by a gas pipeline depressurization between Berngardovka and Kovalevo,” he said on Telegram, according to Fox News.

He did not reveal what the initial cause was of the depressurization.

Drozdenko said that the gas was allowed to burn off.

Continue reading here.

Scroll down for comments and share your thoughts!

Author

What do you think?

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

GIPHY App Key not set. Please check settings

Kari Lake Says She ‘Will Become Governor’ After Attorney General’s Letter

Audit Confirms Big Republican Win in Georgia