Today, August 1, Chertkov of Ternopil region car brand Mitsubishi Canter drove onto the sidewalk and hit and killed eight-year-old girl. This reports the press service of the police region.
It is established that the driver of the vehicle, moving on Shevchenko street, drove onto the sidewalk, where there was a mother with her young daughter and hit on them.
The girl died before the arrival of the paramedics, and her mother with injuries went to the hospital.
Information about the event is entered in eRDR under article 286 part 2 of the criminal code. The driver was sent to the hospital to check him for intoxication.
The driver is detained according to article 208 of the Criminal procedural code of Ukraine. As militiamen established, the suspect in 2009, was already prosecuted for the same crime and was sentenced to 4 years imprisonment.
We will remind, in the evening on July 24 in Kiev on bul. Lesya Ukrainka Hummer driver to death brought down the girl. After the collision he fled the scene but was soon detained. The driver was charged with “Violation of traffic rules, entailed death” and “wilful abandonment of persons in danger.”
The Prosecutor’s office earlier reported that the driver passed the test on a Drager and provided urine, but refused to provide other biological samples for a comprehensive assessment regarding the possible use of narcotic substances. In this regard, the Prosecutor’s office appealed to court with a motion to compel removal of biological samples. Thereafter, the suspect forcibly took biological samples for examination.