The Zagreb Police Directorate, responsible for the case of a migrant who was found under the Cazmatrans bus on the Belgrade - Zagreb route, issued an announcement last night, saying that it was not a boy, but a 21-year-old man.
The foreign citizen was provided with medical help and no injuries were determined. Reports the portal Index.hr.
According to the information so far, it is a 21-year-old citizen of Iraq and there are ongoing checks to determine all the circumstances of his entry and stay in Croatia, stated in the Zagreb police. Besides that, police confirmed that the migrant is still located in Croatia, started the portal.
The media first reported that it was a boy migrant, aged 12 and that he got under the bus of the Croatian transport company "Cazmatrans" on the route from Belgrade to Zagreb and that he barely survived. As Index.hr reported, he didn't fall under the wheels by pure luck.
- The but started from Belgrade in 11:30. The passed Kutina, and we heard strong banging under the bus somewhere before Ivanic. First weak, and then stronger sound. As soon as the bus stopped, the little guy came out from the wheels area. He was staggering, he was shocked - said one of the passengers.
They confirmed from "Cazmatrans" what happened and added that this wasn't the first case like this.
- We can confirm that the incident happened. The boy got under the bus in Belgrade, he grabbed the axel that connects the rear wheels with his hands and legs and he held for incredible five hours - they confirmed from "Cazmatrans".
(Telegraf.co.uk / Tanjug / photo - illustration)