The death toll in a bus accident in the Kuban region rose to 18

The death toll in a bus accident in the Kuban region rose to 18

Moscow. August 25. INTERFAX.RU — On a place of wreck of the bus with the workers in the Krasnodar region found the body of the 18th victim. This was announced on Friday afternoon “Interfax” a source in the service of “Emergency” in the region.

“According to updated reports, found 18 people without signs of life,” said the source.

An accident with a bus carrying shift workers occurred on Friday morning near the village of Volna in Krasnodar region.

Earlier it was reported that was able to save 24 people, some of them required hospitalization.

In TFR called the alleged cause of the fall of the bus into the water accident. The source of “Interfax” in operational services of the region added that the accident, one of the basic versions happened because of brake failure.

According to the Central Board MOE, transporting shift workers bus belongs to the company, which is building a Wave in the village pier for the company “Tamanneftegas”.

Upon road accident criminal case under article “Violation of traffic rules and operation of vehicles, entailed on imprudence death of people”, in addition, the investigation further qualified the incident on article about services that do not meet safety requirements.