The number of victims in road accident in Dnipropetrovsk region increased to 18 people. This was at the briefing said the press-Secretary of the patrol police in the Dnipropetrovsk region Lyudmila Kopylenko, said the State service for emergency situations.
“The bus crashed into a truck “MAN”, bringing medical assistance to 18 people. Two of them are in serious condition. Just inside, there were 30 passengers. Serious injuries – head trauma, intracranial trauma, hematoma of the left eye. The victims were taken to hospital. Mechnikov”, – stated in the message.
According to the preliminary version, the accident occurred due to the fact that the driver of the truck “MAN” who crashed into a passenger bus fell asleep at the wheel.
Earlier it was reported that in the Dnipropetrovsk region on the track near the village of obukhivka faced the passenger bus and the truck. It was initially reported that the hospital was hospitalized 13 people.