Moscow, January 27. Moscow mayor Sergei Sobyanin thanked the people who saved a woman from drowning in the river of the machine.
"I am Proud of the police act Alexey Konyaev and motorists who saved a woman from a sinking car. People with a big heart. Thank you," writes the mayor on Twitter.
Earlier it was reported that the Subaru Forester struck a guardrail and fell into the river, taking off from Rostov waterfront.
The employee of traffic police Alexey Konyaev, who witnessed the incident, jumped into the water and pulled the girl. In this he was helped by random motorists, who also rushed to help. Later the horse was presented with the award..
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