Photo: EMERCOM of Russia in Arkhangelsk region
In the Arkhangelsk region, the Russian nearly drowned the entire family, deciding to show the children the unprecedented flooding of rivers. On Sunday, may 24, according to the regional emergency Department.
According to the Agency, may 23, firefighters received a report that one of the flooded sections of the road between the cities of Bratsk and Kotlas stuck in a car with children. Arrived the crew found that the car almost completely disappeared into the icy water. Inside was the head of the family, his wife and two children.
Firefighters approached the car in special suits, attached one end of a rescue rope to it, and the second to the tanker, then through the window, got the first 7-year-old child, then his 13-year-old brother, and then parents. To get the very car failed. The victims were examined by physicians and provide the necessary assistance.
Later, the head of the family explained that drove into a flooded stretch of road to show the kids as this year was heavily flooded river Vatsa. Although the road has been installed prohibiting signs, the man drove around the concrete barriers at the curb and drove into the flooded road. Later, realizing his mistake, wanted to turn around, but the water lifted the car and carried off road. Saved only by the fact that the car caught on bushes of willows that grew on the roadside.
Video, photo All from Russia.