Death toll rises to 28 in Russian apartment block collapse

A general view shows a partially collapsed apartment block in Magnitogorsk, Russia January 1, 2019. REUTERS/Andrey Serebryakov

MOSCOW (Reuters) – Twenty-eight bodies have been recovered from the debris of an apartment block in Russia that partially collapsed in an apparent explosion, while 13 people remained unaccounted for, the regional emergencies ministry said on Wednesday. The blast, initially thought to have been caused by a gas leak, damaged 48 apartments in a 10-storey […]

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