During a rehearsal of the Perm festival eight children crushed scene element

In Perm at the rehearsal of the festival “Battle of choirs” eight children crushed by a falling metal element of the scene. About this TASS said the head of the Perm regional territorial center of emergency medicine Oleg Fedotkin.

The incident occurred near the House of culture named after Soldatov during the preparation to the Day of Slavic writing celebrated on may 24. In the result of incident eight persons were hospitalized, four of them are in serious condition.

“Many who were injured, fell on the heads and backs of irons. Lucky for those who got between them, just a poster hit,” said the eyewitness, quoted by the Fifth channel.

According to preliminary data, construction fell due to a gust of wind. Data on victims are specified, according to the website of the regional investigative Department of the Investigative Committee. In fact the incident initiated a criminal case on execution of works that do not meet the requirements of safety of life or health of consumers.

In April in the village of żukowo (Republic of Bashkortostan) 12-year-old girl pinned under a football goal. The victim was hospitalized with serious injuries. In fact the incident a criminal case of negligence.

In July 2016 in the suburban camp “Green noise” in the Serpukhov district, nine-year-old boy died after he was hit by a tree.