On Svobody Avenue in Lviv on Saturday, November 2, frightened the horses, harnessed to a pleasure carriage, left on Central Avenue, where the rest of the people. About it reports Department of communications of the police in Lviv region.
“Pre-installed, a pleasure carriage, drawn by two horses, stood on Liberty Avenue. Around 18:30 the horses are scared of loud bangs, probably the sound of a firecracker or fireworks, suffered and went to the Central pedestrian alley, where on one of the benches sat the victim”, – is told in the message.
As a result, 15-year-old girl who was sitting on the bench, received an open fracture of the leg. She was hospitalized. Also injured one of the horses.
At the moment the criminal proceedings are opened under article 291 of the criminal code of Ukraine (violation of the rules on the transport). The maximum punishment provided by the sanction of article – imprisonment for the term up to 5 years.