SAMARA, November 3 - RIA Novosti. Two 10-year-old children fell under the ice on a pond in a village in the Saratov region, one of them died, the investigators began to check, reports SUSK in the region.
According to preliminary data from the department, the incident took place on Sunday evening in the village of Oktyabrsky town, Tatishchevsky district, Saratov region. According to SUSK, a 10-year-old boy living in the village, together with his peer cousin, who came to visit with his parents, walked near the pond and decided to step on the ice. According to the ministry, the unformed ice cover could not bear the weight of the children, which caused the boys to find themselves in the water. A man who was fishing on the opposite side of the pond rushed to help the children and was able to save one of them. The fisherman could not find the second child in the water, the body of the deceased boy was removed by the rescuers of the regional rescue service.
"The Investigation Department for the Leninsky District of the city of Saratov of the Investigative Directorate of the Investigative Committee of the Russian Federation for the Saratov Region is conducting a pre-investigation check on the death of a 10-year-old child in the Tatishchevsky District. Based on the results of the check, a procedural decision will be made," the message says.