Explosions have thundered at the stations “Sennaya” and “Technological Institute” of the blue branch of the St. Petersburg metro, there are victims and dead, a source in law enforcement agencies of the city said.
“There are victims and dead, in addition, rescuers and fire trucks are called to the station” Technological Institute. “Trains on the entire branch are stopped,” the source said.
According to preliminary data, at least 30 people were injured, including children. Both stations are closed, passengers are evacuated.
According to the source, two improvised explosive devices of low power were triggered.
Eyewitnesses in social networks publish photos from the scene.
An operative-investigative team left for the scene of the incident. About the incident was reported to Russian President Vladimir Putin, his spokesman Dmitry Peskov said.
Original: В метро Санкт-Петербурга прогремели взрывы