Update Post: November 30, 2023 4:55 pm
Date: November 20, 2023 Time: 11:50:29
According to the investigative commission of the Kuzbass Investigative Committee, the accident occurred on the morning of Sunday, November 19. That day, the region and neighboring regions experienced the strongest wind in the last half century.
In the village of New Town in the Belovsky municipal district, another gust of wind tore off the roof and fell on a 66-year-old watchman. The man died from his injuries at the scene. The criminal case is being investigated under Article 109 of the Criminal Code of the Russian Federation (causing death by negligence). Investigators inspected the site and confiscated documentation, including data on the technical condition of the roof.
Earlier it was reported that in the Kemerovo region three people died and 18 were injured due to hurricane-force winds.