A video showing passers-by trying to save Pavel Sheremet has appeared on the Internet. They carried the reporter out of the burning and fuming car and rendered him first aid. Medics arrived later.
Well-known Belarusian journalist Pavel Sheremet was killed in Kiev on Wednesday morning. A car bomb went off under his seat. Sheremet left home in Franka Street at 7.40 a.m. and reached an intersection. Then the car exploded: there was a clap and the car caught fire.