A man from Nisporeni was hospitalized in critical state after an explosion took place in his house. Firemen claim that it was caused by gas leak.
The 36-year-old ended up with first, second and third degree burns, his state being critical upon arrival to the hospital.
The case is still being investigated.
Also yesterday, an 98-year-old man passed away due to carbon monoxide poisoning, as a result of using a defective fireplace. The incident took place in Taraclia city.
General Inspectorate for Emergency Situations warns people to respect fire safety, especially when using gas heaters.