MAGADAN, June 25 - RIA Novosti, Lyudmila Shcherbakova. Investigators have begun an investigation into the death of a two-year-old child who drowned in a stream in the village of Sokol near Magadan, SUSK in the region reported on Monday.
"On the fact of the death of a young child in the village of Sokol, a pre-investigation check is being carried out. It was preliminary established that three residents of the village of Sokol spent leisure time with minor children in the vicinity of this settlement near the Lost stream. Children played on the bank of the stream, and women were nearby in a forest glade, alcoholic beverages The latter were not used. At some point, the mother of the deceased noticed the absence of her son among the other children and began looking for him. After a while, the women found the child's body in the water downstream of the stream without signs of life, "the message says.
It is added that the investigators have already examined the scene of the incident, measured the depth and width of the stream, interviewed witnesses, and appointed a medical examination.
"According to preliminary results of a medical study, the cause of the child's death was drowning in water," the investigation clarifies.