“Came straight at people.” Excavator rams through construction trailer with protesters against landfill site near Arkhangelsk
A few persons got injuries.
Excavator has rammed through a construction trailer with a few people inside who protested against construction of a landfill site at the railway station Shiyes near Arkhangelsk, reports Severo-Zapad. MBKh media Telegram channel.
Activists tried to block the road where fuel for construction of a landfill site is being transported. But the construction workers did not stop.
“First, excavator rammed through a construction trailer with people inside. It pressed a duty officer against the trailer’s wall with its scoop. Rotation workers blocked the road, but the cars did not slow down and came straight at people. Eyewitnesses report a person who blocked the road was run over,” authors of the channel state.
A few persons got injuries. VK public Pomorye is not a scrapyard reports one of the victims is a citizen of Arkhangelsk Vladimir Kogut. He was taken to a hospital and is diagnosed with internal organ wounds.
Judging by the video published on the VK public, the wooden trailer is completely broken. Gravel trucks Scania that serve the site are waiting for the possibility to go through. Activists are still on duty at the station.