In Chernihiv on the street May 1 bus knocked down a pensioner. About it reports a press-service of the police of Chernihiv region.
As militiamen established, the woman was taken to hospital with a preliminary diagnosis of “scalped wound of a Shin, a state of shock”. For some time she was alive, but due to a significant loss of blood died in the hospital.
Event information included in the Unified register of pre-judicial investigation.
Opened criminal proceedings as regards 2 articles 286 of the Criminal code of Ukraine – “Violation of safety rules and operation of the transport, entailed death of the victim”.
These actions shall be punished by imprisonment for the term from 3 till 8 years with the possibility of temporary deprivation of the right to drive vehicles.
We will remind, since July 21 in Ukraine started mass checks of passenger transport.
This decision was made due to the number of road accidents with a large number of fatalities involving passenger transport.
During the target events, the police only check the technical condition of these vehicles. The health of drivers inspect and control the appropriate professionals.
In the framework of the operation “Carrier” discovered 21 drunk driver, and also found that of the nearly 28 thousand vehicles viewed by 764 technically faulty.