Police in Chernihiv region started an investigation of a traffic accident involving a bus, which injured 8 people. This reports the press service of the police region.
It is estimated that around 11:00 in nezhinskiy district turned over the minibus with passengers.
The doctors brought in Nizhyn hospital eight victims – four adults and four children. Three of them are in serious but stable condition.
As militiamen found out, the Volkswagen minibus, moving from Kiev to Konotop of Sumy region, a transport carrying children with parents who went for water activities.
According to preliminary information, during the maneuver of overtaking a female driver lost control, the car caught the curb and he lay on his side.
Event information is entered in the Unified register of pretrial investigations, open criminal proceedings by part 2 of article 286 of the Criminal code of Ukraine (“Infringement of rules of traffic safety or transport operation by persons who direct vehicles, if they entailed death of the victim or caused heavy injury”), punishable by deprivation of liberty for a term from three till eight years with deprivation of the right to drive vehicles for up to three years or without such deprivation.
As previously reported, Nizhyn district, Chernihiv region crashed the bus with the children. The accident occurred near the village of Mala Koshelivka around 11:00. A bus with a group of rowers who, along with his parents went to the competition, overturned on the road.