Witness forbidden to film traffic accident involving police
A check will be carried out into the actions of law enforcers at the scene of the accident.
In Chuvashia, a police patrol car and a firefighters’ special car have collided. One of the witnesses tried to capture the accident on his cellphone. However, law enforcer forbade him to do it in a rude manner. Later, the witness uploaded part of the video that he had managed to shoot at the scene of the accident.
It shows one of the police officers asking him to stop shooting and threatening him using obscene language. As a result, the man was threatened with an administrative article for disobeying police officers if he did not stop filming.
Representatives of the Republic of Chuvashia press service explained to journalists that the accident was the fault of the firefighters’ car. A check will be carried out into the actions of law enforcers at the scene of the accident.
Video: Police forbid to shoot the scene of a traffic accident in Kanashsky district