The priest, who was drowned in the scherbaky village near Bila Tserkva in the Kyiv region with his 4-year-old daughter, rushed to her aid when she fell into the water from steep banks.
New details of the incident told journalists TSN. As it became known, 58-year-old Archpriest Bohdan together with his daughter Anicia wanted to swim in the pond and was looking for a more gentle descent (to watch the video, pascalite news down).
However, the girl fell from the cliffs. Father, who jumped over it into the water, also died.
Buried the father and daughter in Pochaiv in Ternopil oblast on June 26. To spend their last journey, the inhabitants of three villages gathered at the Church in the Yablunivka, where the priest served within the last three years.
It is noted that without the Pope left six children. During the funeral they carried the coffin with her dead sister.
According to the village head Yablunivka, people are very fond of his priest, who with his own hands was repaired and completed the temple.
Recall, the priest went to the quarry for a car to pick up his eldest son, who was on vacation at the shore with friends. A man and his daughter is missing, while the boys made a tent.