Ten people went missing as a result of an accident at the oil-gathering station #3 of the department on oil and gas output of AzNeft production union, said Azerbaijan’s state oil company SOCAR Dec. 15.
“December 15 at approximately 5:00 am local time, due to strong wind (41 meters per second) overpass 150 meters long fell in the sea on oil collection point №3. As a result of the incident on the primary data of 10 people missed” – the report says.
According to SOCAR incident occurred on Narimanov OGPU “Azneft”.
As a result, missing persons are considered to be 5 people on duty at the point of oil collection and another 5 people, located in a residential block.
“Ministry of Emergency Situations and the Caspian Shipping Company of Azerbaijan are continuing search and rescue operations .SOCAR Management, MES and Azneft are on the spot..”, – The report says.