At 14:51 on December 26 in the Ministry of Emergency Situations the message from the scared local fisherman, the resident of Pervomaisk of the Nikolaev area that near the Grushevsky street on the river the Southern Bug in 15 meters from the coast under ice failed the person arrived. Arrived to a call place, rescuers of SGPCh-17 on protection of the May Day area established that the man who was engaged in subglacial fishing, local fishermen and the teacher of May Day polytechnical college by means of an economic wooden ladder rescued. Later "newly made rescuers" told that they too came to fish. Shortly I came 68 - the summer man and, having chosen a place where there was very thin ice, I began прорубывать a hole.
Ice didn't sustain such loading and the man went under water. Local fishermen rushed at once to the aid of the sinking man. One of them, having taken off from itself a belt, I threw it sinking, that having grasped it I kept, and at this time the second fisherman ran to the next house behind a step-ladder and called according to number "101". The teacher was at that moment of the house. The scared fisherman, having run to the yard of the man I started shouting that the step-ladder is necessary to it. Having learned all situation, the teacher too rushed to the aid. By means of an economic wooden ladder fishermen together with the teacher helped the sinking man. With the diagnosis overcooling it took to local hospital.
The Ministry of Emergency Situations warns! Your exit to ice can lead to tragic consequences! Don't risk life!