The accident in the Sverdlovsk region killed eight people, four were injured. On Saturday, September 9, reported in OGIBDD the Department of internal Affairs of Russia in Yekaterinburg.
«The burly driver of the car Renault Premium explained that while driving in the car tire burst, causing the truck passed into the oncoming lane. Dump truck loaded with 23 tonnes of sand, when driving from the city of Polevskoy in the direction of Ekaterinburg left on a strip of oncoming traffic where collided with two vehicles UAZ, moving each other in the direction of Polevskoy. With the first UAZ happened lateral collision and the other truck tipped over, after which the truck drove into a ditch», – quotes TASS.
In one UAZ vehicle were six people, three of whom were killed, three received injuries and were taken to the hospital.
«In the second car were five people, who from the received traumas has died on a scene. All the dead – men of different ages, women and children in vehicles was not,» said the police.
In a press-service of JSC Ekaterinburggaz reported that the victims were employees of the company «Gazmontazh».