The number of victims in road accident in Stavropol rose to 27

The number of victims in road accident in Stavropol rose to 27

MOSCOW, 17 Jul — RIA Novosti. In road accident with bus in the Stavropol region killed two, injured 27 people, 22 of them were hospitalized, including four in serious condition, reported RIA Novosti a source in the emergency services.

“Injured 29 people, including one child, of whom two people died, 22 people were hospitalized, four in serious and 18 persons in a state of moderate severity. Five people, including one child, medical care rendered on an outpatient basis,” — said the Agency interlocutor.

Earlier, the representative of regional management of traffic police told RIA Novosti that after midnight in the Soviet district of the Stavropol territory accident occurred involving a bus and a passenger car “VAZ 2110”. According to the preliminary version, the driver “VAZ 2110” went into the oncoming lane, where it collided with a Neoplan bus moving on a route Kizlyar — Pyatigorsk, after which the car overturned in a ditch.

According to some reports, the driver could fall asleep at the wheel.

On a scene employees of traffic police and specialists emergency services, the degree of responsibility of both drivers.