St. Petersburg fell into a pit of boiling water

© Photo : Urban network of information and mutual assistance «Metropolis»On a place of break of the pipeline in the Kolpino district of St. PetersburgSt. Petersburg fell into a pit of boiling water© Photo : Urban network of information and mutual assistance «Megapolis»

A resident of St. Petersburg was hospitalized after he fell into a pit of boiling water in the work area for defect correction pipeline in the Kolpino district of the city, ignoring the installed fence and warning, told RIA Novosti the representative of EMERCOM.

«Tonight on crossing of street of the Izhora battalion and October street in the Kolpino district has been a breakthrough of the pipeline. When work on the localization of the defect was already under way of entertainment came a man who allegedly was intoxicated, and went to the area of the elimination of the defect, despite the fact that it was fenced. As a result, he was hospitalized with burns,» — said the Agency interlocutor.

As specified in the report of GUP «TEK SPb», during the localization of the defect on Saturday night injured a young man born in 1995, who, according to eyewitnesses, was drunk. «Despite the fencing and warning duty, he rushed to the place of the spill of coolant, resulting suffered burns. Employees of sue «TEK SPb» the injured were given first aid. He was promptly hospitalized in the Institute name of Camelize», — stated in the message.

According to the company, night defect was localized. Currently energy has completed the dismantling of the worn section of pipeline and commenced the installation of a new plot. The incident occurred on October the street near the house No. 77 in the Kolpino district of St. Petersburg.

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