The accident with the bus in Transbaikalia killed eight people, wounded 25. On Sunday, June 11, reports TASS citing a source in the emergency services of the region.
According to the interlocutor of the Agency, the vehicle overturned when the driver lost control and drove into a ditch. According to preliminary data, the bus drove 51 people.
It is reported that the incident occurred around 20:30 GMT in Petrovsk-Zabaykalsky district, seven kilometers West of the village of Hohoto, 702-m kilometer of the highway “Baikal”.
On June 9 in a major accident involving a passenger bus and two vans in the Tula region four persons were lost, five more suffered. The incident occurred at 03:10 GMT 9 Jun. EN route from eagle to Moscow a passenger bus Mercedes crashed into two standing on the side of the van. As a result, one of them in which there were 11 people, drove off the road.