In Ukraine, the ice and snowstorms: a day on the road, 6 people died

The state emergency service of Ukraine warns of heavy snow, snow storms, gusts of wind in the South of Ukraine.

On it informs a press-service gschs of Ukraine.

In the Zaporozhye region in a ditch fell in a paddy wagon with 11 prisoners

«According to meteorologist, in the next hour to end of day on 11 January in the South (Odessa, Nikolaev, Kherson region) gusts of 15-20 m/s, places sleet sticking, ice, a Blizzard, on roads ice, in Odessa, Nikolaev and Kherson areas, heavy snow and sleet,» — said in the message.

Besides, January 12, in the Carpathians, in the afternoon and in the Eastern areas wind gusts 15-20m/sec.

Rescuers turn to the citizens with a request to care while staying on the street and urged not to use their own vehicles.

According to the national police over the past day in Ukraine due to the difficult weather conditions and increased accidents on the road killed six and injured 46 citizens.

Critical accident rate remains the situation in the Lviv, Zhytomyr, Chernihiv and Kirovohrad regions.

High accident rate — in Chernivtsi, Khmelnytsky, Sumy, Kharkiv, Zaporizhia and Kherson regions.

In addition, the national police recalled that on the highways of the state value now there are specially equipped areas for sediment transport.

As reported, in Ukraine Christmas comes the 20-degree frosts. In particular, according to forecasts Ukrgidromettsentra, January 6-7 night will be from 13 to 19 ° Celsius in some places up to 20-26 degrees during the day to 11-17 degrees below zero. On 8-9 January, the cold weather in Ukraine will continue.

As of January 9, in 4 oblasts of Ukraine, the traffic was limited, and in 5 settlements were not of the world.

Acting Minister of health Suprun warned Ukrainians that a long stay outside in the bitter cold can cause frostbite. In addition, doctors and Netpolice gave advice to Ukrainians on how to survive the cold.

In the Zaporozhye region in a ditch fell in a paddy wagon with 11 prisoners

In the Zaporozhye region on a slippery road and overturned and fell into a ditch paddy 11 prisoners, one of them got a broken shoulder, and the other injuries.

As have informed Agency «Interfax-Ukraine» in a press-service of the patrol police of Zaporozhye, the special prisoners got in an accident the evening of 10 January in the Donetsk highway near the village Greenhouse.

«The driver of the van carrying 11 prisoners, has not coped with management. The car went off the roadway and overturned in a ditch. Patrol working at the scene, found that the cause of the accident was a violation by the driver of the speed limit under adverse road conditions,» — said the press Secretary of the patrol police of Zaporozhye Julia Samukawa.

As has informed Agency the head of the Independent trade Union of ambulance workers of Zaporizhia Anatoly Sidorenko, in the accident one of the prisoners who were in the overturned paddy wagon, got a closed fracture of the shoulder, the other escaped with bruises and abrasions.

Physicians «fast» have rendered to victims assistance, after which the prisoners were sent on the route of another vehicle.

In Ukraine, the ice and snowstorms: a day on the road, 6 people died 11.01.2017

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