In Yakutia, the truck collided with a minibus

In Yakutia, the truck collided with a minibus

MOSCOW, December 8. /TASS/. Five people died, three were hospitalized as a result of collision of a truck and a minibus in the Megino-Kangalassky region of Yakutia. This was reported by TASS on Friday a source in the emergency services.

“On Friday evening, 16 km from the settlement of Nizhny Bestyakh on the Kolyma highway, an accident involving lorry and a minibus in which there were nine people”, — said the Agency interlocutor.

According to him, “as a result of the incident killed five people, three of them delivered in medical institutions”.

The district traffic police Department said that the cause of the accident could be out of the van into the oncoming lane.

“Previously [the minibus] UAZ drove into the oncoming lane, where it collided with “KAMAZ”, — said the Agency interlocutor.

He added that in the area of the accident the gravel road covered with snow.