In Novosibirsk, launched an investigation after emergence in mass media of information about the eight-year-old boy who fell into a two-meter pit on the sidewalk. This was reported on the website of the regional Department of the Investigative Committee.
It is noted that the incident occurred April 19 in the 4th lane Serafimovicha in the Leninsky district of the city. The baby fell to the ground, partially covered with soil. To get out of the boy only with the help of passers-by. In the fall he received injuries of soft tissues of upper and lower extremities.
Investigators establish the circumstances of the incident. Legal assessment will be given to the inaction of the municipality’s failure to take necessary measures for the maintenance of lands in a safe condition.
The story of the incident was broadcast on the TV channel “Vesti. Novosibirsk” on April 21. Presumably, the hole was formed due to the collapse of the cellar.
Earlier in April in Nizhny Novgorod a woman fell into a pit of boiling water. It is noted that on Komsomolskaya street near house №35A burst pipe with hot water, which formed a cavity quickly filled with water. The victim was taken to the burn center of Nizhny Novgorod research Institute of traumatology and orthopedics.