Near Zhitomir in the collision of a truck and a public bus service Berdichev — Zhitomir suffered more than 15 people, a bus driver died in the hospital. This was announced by the head of the press service of the Main Directorate of Ukraine in Zhitomir area Alla Vashchenko.
According to her, the collision in the Zhytomyr region of a truck and a public bus service Berdichev — Zhitomir suffered more than 15 people. At the scene police work.
According to police, at about 7.50 today, November 16, at the 16th kilometer of the highway Zhitomir — Mogilyov-Podolsk occurred dorozhno-transport incident to participation of the truck «DAF» and the trip bus «Etalon», which carried out the transportation of passengers from Berdichev to Zhitomir.
As of 9.30, the medical institutions was hospitalized 15 people — the driver and passengers of a public bus. It is now known that the driver of the bus died in hospital. Doctors are also fighting for the life of one of the passengers, who at the time of the accident was closest to the driver. He is now in intensive care with serious injuries. Ongoing inspection and determination of the state affected.
At the scene working investigatory-operative group of the Main Directorate of the National police in the Zhytomyr oblast and Zhytomyr police GUNP.
According to preliminary information, the truck driver «DAF» in the conditions of ice has not coped with management, resulting in a large wagon carried on a strip of oncoming traffic where collided with a passenger bus. In a wagon, which went from Kharkov and moved in the direction of Berdichev, were the driver and his partner. Both the accident was not injured.
Preliminary legal qualification of the events of part 2 of article 286 (Violation of traffic safety or transport operation by the persons operating vehicles) of the criminal code. Ongoing clarification of all circumstances.
Recall that in Ukraine annually die in road accidents 60 thousand people and about 100-120 thousand injured, which is 3-4 times higher than in EU countries.
Near Zhitomir faced truck and bus: 1 person was killed and over 15 injured 16.11.2016