In Petrozavodsk, three 15-year-olds drowned in Lake Onega. This is reported on website Research Directorate of the Research Committee of Russia in the Republic of Karelia.
The incident took place on Friday, June 11, in the waterfront area of Varkaus. According to the ministry, the teenagers swam in the wrong place, could not stand the current, could not reach the shore and drowned. Their bodies were found by rescuers 50 meters away from the shore. Investigators opened a criminal case under the article “Causing death due to neglect of two or more people.”
The local newspaper “Capital on Onego” explains that the victims were classmates, ninth-grade graduates of one of the schools in Petrozavodsk. As their friend told reporters, one of the teenagers began drowning, and two others tried to save him.
Formerly the Research Committee for the Novosibirsk Region woke up a criminal case for the death of a 16-year-old girl who drowned in a well. It was found that on May 6, 2021, around 23:30 local time, the minor went to fetch water from the well on the territory of the home in the Kochenevsky district. The walls were built of truck tires, and there were no fences. The girl fell and drowned.