Truck near Yekaterinburg crushed eight people

Near Yekaterinburg truck fell on two cars, killing eight people. It is reported by “arguments and facts Ural” with reference to press-service GU MVD in the Sverdlovsk region.

In one of the cars there were six people, three of whom survived, the other five people: they all died. The victims were hospitalized.

The accident occurred around 17:30 local time (15:30 GMT) on 24-m kilometre of Polevskoy tract. According to preliminary data, the truck on the move came off one of the wheels, and he fell to his side.

The representative of the Main Department of the MIA in Sverdlovsk region Nina Pelevin said the “Interfax”, that is still unknown, went under the truck, the car or stood on the sidelines.

At the moment employees of traffic police find out all circumstances of an event. On site works investigative team.