Ufa resident who run over child to death gets suspended sentence
In addition, the court required the woman to pay compensation of 500 thousand rubles ($7,610) to each parent.
A court in Ufa has sentenced a woman, who run over a child crossing a road at the green light, to a suspended sentence, Readovka reports.
The accident occurred on May 28 at the intersection of Bessonov Street and Prospekt Oktyabrya. A 9-year-old boy on a bicycle was hit by a Nissan X-Trail driven by the 33-year-old woman.
In the video from the accident scene, the woman stops the car after the running-down accident. When people approach the car, she backed up and run the boy over again. The child died before ambulance arrived.
On August 22, the court sentenced the woman to two year’s suspended prison sentence, as well as a fine of 500 thousand rubles to each of the deceased boy's parents.
Video: Woman runs over child