In Ivanovo region the doctor will go on trial for the death of a child after a dog bite

© RIA Novosti / Andrey to Sterotypical in fotomontagen hammer. Archival photoIn Ivanovo region the doctor will go on trial for the death of a child after a dog bite© RIA Novosti / Andrey to Sterotypically the image Bank

The doctor in the Ivanovo region will stand trial for the death of 11-year-old boy died in the hospital, where he was after a dog bite, said on Tuesday regional management SK the Russian Federation.

According to the investigation, on July 27, 2017 in the city of Vichuga 11-year-old boy was bitten by the family dog. The child was taken to Vichuga Central regional hospital, and then to the hospital № 1 of the city of Ivanovo, where on 17 August he was transferred to intensive care and hooked to a respirator. Four days later, the boy died. According to preliminary data, the cause of death was brain edema.

Investigators opened a criminal case of «causing death by negligence due to improper performance of their professional duties.» In the process of investigation was established the fault of the doctor Vichugskaya Central district hospital.

«The accused did not provide the continuity of carrying the child full, required by an animal bite rate intramuscular injection rabies vaccine, in which 11-year-old boy died from encephalitis in less than a month after the bite of it owned by the family dog,» — stated in the message.

The investigation says, in a criminal case the indictment and the investigation materials are directed to court.