The driver of the bus collided with a truck near Ryazan, could fall asleep at the wheel
RYAZAN, April 6. /TASS/. The driver of the bus collided with a truck near Ryazan, could fall asleep at the wheel or to overtake that resulted in an accident. This was reported by TASS in the Department of internal Affairs in the Ryazan region.
“The driver drove into oncoming traffic. Weather conditions could not stop him. The road surface is also okay. There are two versions: either fell asleep at the wheel or was overtaking,” — said the Agency interlocutor.
The collision of the passenger bus Moscow — Elista and truck occurred at 23:20 GMT 5 APR on 215 km of Federal road M-6 “Caspian” in the Mikhailovsky district of Ryazan region. In the accident two people died — the driver and the passenger of the bus. 31 passengers were hospitalized in St. Michael hospital with injuries of varying severity. One of them is in intensive care.