The accident at the Voronezh sugar factory has led to mass death of fish in the river Elan.
«The fish died in the river section with a length of more than 2.5 km On each meter was found from 20 to 50 pieces of dead fish. The plant does not deny the fact released into the river substances, referring to the accident, and promises to compensate the nature of the damage», — said the Prosecutor Novohopersk district region Sergey Belenko.
The causes of the accident will be known only after special review. If investigators find the crime will be prosecuted under article «The pollution causing harm to human health or the mass destruction of animals».
The plant management, in turn, called the cause of the accident break the pipe and is going to repair the damage, reports «Interfax».