Ministry of Health of Azerbaijan has disseminated information about the conditions of three injured people, as a result of the explosion that occurred on SOCAR’s boat yesterday, the Ministry told ONA.
The treatment of one of the injured person continues in the intensive care unit and his condition is evaluated critical, the other two were moved to the ward at the surgery department. Their condition is evaluated moderate.
Note that on Oct. 29, 2019, at about 1:30 pm, an explosion occurred on an expedition boat of Azerbaijan's State Oil Company SOCAR carrying explosives used in seismic studies in the shallow part of the Caspian Sea near the Gurgan settlement.
As a result, the SOCAR employee Habil Mammadov died, other employees of the company, Azer Veliyev, Bahruz Pashayev and contracted boatman Boyukaga Khalilov, received injuries of varying severity and were taken to city hospital No. 5 in Baku.
Currently, their treatment is underway at the Central Hospital of Oil workers.