MOSCOW, April 8 – RIA Novosti. Investigators opened a criminal case after a driver of a foreign car in Moscow ran into a six-year-old boy at a pedestrian crossing, Yulia Ivanova, senior assistant to the head of the State Investigative Committee of the Investigative Committee for the capital, told reporters.
“A criminal case has been initiated on the grounds of a crime under Article 264 of the Criminal Code of the Russian Federation (violation of the rules of the road by a person driving a car, resulting in serious injury by negligence),” Ivanova said.
According to the investigation, on the evening of April 7, near a residential building on Rublevskoye Highway in Moscow, a Mercedes driver ran into a six-year-old child, who was crossing the road with his grandmother at a pedestrian crossing. As a result, the boy was hospitalized and he received the necessary assistance.
According to the Moscow prosecutor's office in its Telegram channel, the boy is in serious condition. In addition, the prosecutor's office put the progress and results of the investigation of the criminal case under control.