The fact of the accident in Cherkasy, which killed a woman born in 1990 and her 4-year-old son, the regional investigation Department police opened criminal proceedings. This is in exclusive comments to “112 Ukraine” said the Deputy chief of Department of Prosecutor’s office of Cherkasy region Victoria Dedic.
“Investigation Department GU of the National police opened criminal proceedings under part 3 of article 286 of the criminal code, which sanction provides punishment from 5 till 10 years of imprisonment with deprivation of the right to drive a vehicle for 3 years. Currently, the BMW driver detained in order St. 208 criminal procedure code and the issue of declaring his suspicion,” said Dedic.
The prosecutors confirmed that the BMW driver was in an alcohol intoxication. DIGIC also added that the Prosecutor’s office will appeal to court with the petition for election to it measures of restraint in form of detention.
Procedural management in the criminal proceedings is performed by Prosecutor’s office in Cherkasy region.
Yesterday around 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.