In Ukraine for six months of the current year in an accident on the road killed 64 of the child, 1694 minors were injured. This was announced by Director of communications Department of national police Yaroslav was Trakalo.
“The leaders of this rating the last two years remain five areas: Zaporizhzhya, Luhansk, Mykolaiv, Kherson and Kiev”, – wrote was Trakalo.
According to him, compared to the same period in 2017 police were able to reduce the mortality rate of minors by 9.9%. He expressed the belief that the police need to provide more significant leverage on violators of traffic rules than those that exist now.
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.”
In addition, on July 24 at about 17:00 in Cherkasy at the intersection of cascade and Tchaikovsky was an accident. The BMW driver rammed a Fiat, which was thrown into the crosswalk, killing a woman with a young child. The driver fled the scene, but later in the press service of police reported that it managed to hold.