Moscow region: box explodes and tears off policeman’s hands
The police officer off duty, who happen to come across a box lying on the road, tried to pick it up.
A box with an unknown device has exploded on the highway A-108 in the Moscow region. As a result, the explosion tore off the hands and injured the face of a police officer who tried to pick the box up. This is reported by RIA Novosti referring to its sources in the region’s emergency services.
According to the sources, the incident occurred between the Moscow region’s Voskresensk and Kurovskoye. The police officer off duty, who happen to come across a box lying on the road, tried to pick it up.
“He stopped in front of the box to get it off the road. When he picked it up, an explosion occurred.” It is reported that the victim is a local police officer.