In the Moscow metro seven tourists from China fell from escalator

© RIA Novosti / Ilya Petliurite in fotosensasi on the escalator of the metro. Archival photoIn the Moscow metro seven tourists from China fell from escalator© RIA Novosti / Ilya Petliurite the image Bank

Seven tourists from China has fallen from the escalator in the Moscow metro, two of them have traumatic brain injuries, told RIA Novosti head of press service of internal Affairs in Moscow metro Alex Myshlyaev.

The incident occurred at the station «Revolution Square». When a group of Chinese tourists was on the escalator, one of the women became ill.

«She fainted, from the inertia of hitting the rest of the tourists. As a result, seven people fell from the escalator», — said the Myshlyaev.

, The police took the victims into the room of police and called them an ambulance. Doctors found that two people received a traumatic brain injury, the others — bruises, sprains and abrasions. One tourist assistance was not required.

The Myshlyaev added that the duty escalator, seeing what had happened, quickly turned off the escalator. The incident was reported to the Prosecutor of the Moscow metro.