The child died from electric shock while playing hide-and-seek on Sakhalin

The child died Saturday from electrocution while playing with friends in an abandoned enterprise in Sakhalin. This is the website of the Prosecutor of the Sakhalin region.


“A group of teenagers played in the former beer factory of hide and seek. During the game, one of the guys decided to climb over the attached to the transformer substation fence and with both hands grabbed part of the wall of the building unprotected electrical wire”, – stated in the message.


The other boy, trying to save his friend, began to drag his feet. As a result of electric shock and one child died, the other was taken to intensive care.


The investigative Committee of the city of Okha opened a criminal case on the fact of a crime under part 1 of article 109 of the criminal code “Causing death by imprudence”.

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