The Minister spoke about the condition of victims in traffic accidents in KHMAO

The condition of victims in accident in KHMAO remains heavy. About it reports “Interfax” with reference to the head of Ministry of health of Russia Veronika Skvortsova.


“Three hours, when we arrived, the situation remains stable,” – said the Minister of health.


According to her, in the intensive care unit are 11 children aged from 10 to 16 years.


“It’s a severe head injury with skull base fractures and depressed fractures of skull, brain hemorrhage and associated injuries: comminuted fractures of long tubular bones, fractures of the pelvis, these two girls have 16-year – ruptures of internal organs”, – said Skvortsova.


Children who are in a state of extreme severity, have been operated.


The accident occurred Sunday on the highway “Khanty-Mansiysk – Tyumen”. In the accident hit a bus carrying children returning from Khanty-Mansiysk to Nefteyugansk from the competition. The accident killed 12 people, 10 of them schoolchildren.


Upon road accident criminal case under articles of the criminal code “Violation of traffic rules, entailed on imprudence death of two or more people” and “Rendering services not meeting safety requirements”.

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