NIZHNY NOVGOROD, March 1 – RIA Novosti. An elderly woman, on whom the sign of a store in Nizhny Novgorod fell, died in hospital, a criminal case was opened on the provision of services that did not meet safety requirements, according to the regional investigation department of the RF IC.
The message about the fallen signboard of a grocery store in an apartment building on Sergei Tyulenin Street, 4 in the Avtozavodsky District was received by rescuers on Monday at 14.15. According to the regional department of the Ministry of Emergency Situations, a woman born in 1934 was injured.
“The woman was hospitalized in the hospital, where she died. A criminal case has been initiated on this fact on the grounds of a crime under Part 2 of Article 238 of the Criminal Code of the Russian Federation (provision of services that do not meet consumer safety requirements that inadvertently entailed the death of the victim),” the regional SUSK said in a statement. … The maximum sanction is six years in prison.