One woman was killed and two were injured as a result of the collapse of sugar at a sugar-making factory in the Kursk region of Russia, Interfax reports.
Three employees of Sugar Zolotukhino factory were working in the sugar storage room. As a result of safety violations, a pile of sugar collapsed, burying the women alive.
A 44-year-old employee died from his injuries on the spot, two of her colleagues were hospitalized with fractures of leg bones.
Presidential candidate Ksenia Sobchak, who was accredited for the press conference by Vladimir Putin from Dozhd (Rain) television channel, asked Putin about competition at the coming election
On December 14, President Putin holds his annual Q&A session with Russian and foreign journalists. This conference is considered to be the beginning of his presidential campaign