In the village of Upper Koropets Mukachevo district, Transcarpathian region on Monday, August 13, a drunk driver of the van gave an accident and fled the scene. About it reports a press-service of the National police.
According to police, the driver lost control and drove into a ditch.
“After a perfect (DTP – ed) man, who was driving, the scene disappeared. Two children 6 and 13 years who were passengers with injuries of varying severity, the ambulance delivered to the regional hospital. Also for the help of physicians asked three more passengers of the minibus, at the age of 44, 45 and 53 years”, – told the police.
Law enforcement officers found the driver of the van in less than an hour. It was them 33-the summer inhabitant of the village of Chynadiyevo in Mukachevo district, he was hiding in the house. It turned out that his girlfriend – the mother of one of the injured girls.
After the police sent the driver to hospital where he was diagnosed of 3.07 ppm alcohol.
In fact, accident victims in the police started investigation under part 1 of article 286 (“Violation of safety rules of the road the person driving the vehicle”) the Criminal code of Ukraine. The car of the police was sent into the penalty area.
Recall that for half a year in Ukraine more than 2 thousand road accidents happened because of drivers in an alcohol intoxication.