MOE reported 16 dead in the bus falling into the sea in the Kuban

Victims of a bus accident in the Kuban were 16 people. About TASS reported by the Main Department of EMERCOM in Krasnodar territory. “16 people dead, 24 rescued, 8 of them hospitalized,” — said the Agency.

As the reasons of falling of the bus to the sea is called brake failure.

Administration Temryuk district on whose territory the emergency occurred, earlier it was reported that the bus was carrying workers of the company “Tamanneftegas” to the object they were engaged in the construction of the pier.

“During the descent to the Wharf at the bus brakes failed. He went to the pier, we passed on it 300-400 meters and fell into the water”, — explained in regional administration.

The accident occurred on the morning of Friday, August 25, in the village of Wave.

The bus was lifted out of the water. A criminal case under article about infringement of traffic regulations and operation of vehicles.