The man hit the hot water under pressure – he got thermal burns of the third degree, and abdominal trauma.
Police are investigating the death of public utilities in Kharkiv / Uniana Sadovaya street in Kharkiv, where there were repair works on elimination of break of a pipe, March 9, killed 57-year-old mechanic.
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As reported on the website of the police in Kharkiv region, the man was in a heat chamber along with his partner. Hoping that the hot water in the pipe was blocked, it began its repair.
“However, the water was not blocked and was under pressure. A pipe burst and hot water came on a 57-year-old worker. The man received injuries. To a scene there arrived emergency team. The man died in the carriage of an emergency”, – stated in the message.
The police said that the man got thermal burns of the third degree, and abdominal trauma.
On the specified fact the criminal proceedings under part 2 of article 272 (violation of safety rules during the execution of works of high danger) UK of Ukraine.
Earlier in the Kharkiv region in a private house a grenade exploded, injuring two people.