In the case of the sunken floating crane and the death of three people in the Crimea detained the official “Rosmorrechflot”
Director of the Azov-black sea branch of Federal budget institution “Marsaskala of Rosmorrechflot” detained within the criminal case initiated in the Crimea because of the wreck on the night of October 12, a floating crane, and the death of three people, according to the regional Investigative Committee. We are talking about Alexander Khanenko, says “Russian newspaper”.
According to the UK, according to the official October 11, failed to take adequate measures for the implementation of adequate control over the elimination of technical malfunctions of the floating crane. He gave illegal verbal instructions to the captain of the tug “mercury” to start the towage of the floating crane after repairing the damages in his case, not providing safe working conditions to the members of the crew of the floating crane is stated in the message Department.
The consequence considers that as a result of these actions of the officer when towing to shore crane boat sank. Five of its crew members were rescued, the search for three more continues, notify the IC.
Floating crane ASPTR-1, belonging to the Marine rescue service of Rosmorrechflot, sank in the Black sea four kilometers from Livadia in the night of 12 November, transported with tugs “mercury” and “Bold” from the village of Gurzuf Sevastopol.
According to one version, shortly before the collapse the crane boat ran aground, but in spite of this, a decision was made to further tow, writes “RG”. Four kilometers from the shore during a storm ASPTR-1 began to tilt to the left side, and the water – pour the deck. The crew pumped out the water, but to no avail, and when the ship began to go under water, the sailors did not even wear wetsuits, according to the publication.
Criminal proceedings on the case initiated under part 3 of article 263 (“Infringement of safety rules of movement and operation of sea transport, entailed on imprudence death of two or more persons”) the criminal code of the Russian Federation.
On the eve of sinking the main Department of EMERCOM of Russia in the Crimea announced in the region storm warning due to expected bad weather on October 12-14.
Sunken crane was built in 1962. Port of registry – port of Novorossiysk, and the crew from this city. In Crimea, the crane laid an underwater pipeline.