The teenager was injured in the explosion of an unknown object on Vasilievsky Island in St. Petersburg, the press service of the city’s Interior Ministry’s head office said.
The schoolboy was walking along the street, something had exploded in his hands near Odoevsky Street in the house. According to eyewitnesses in social networks, the explosion occurred near the library.
According to the city police headquarters, the victim has a traumatic amputation of the hand. Vice Governor of St. Petersburg Anna Mityanina reported that the young man was taken to the intensive care unit of the Children’s hospital No.2, nothing threatens his life.
A criminal case was opened. The investigators-criminalists left for the scene.
Eyewitnesses are questioned, records from surveillance cameras are being studied.
Original: В Петербурге в руках у подростка взорвался неизвестный предмет