The captain sank on the Volga river catamaran was drunk

The captain sank on the Volga river catamaran was drunk

Moscow. June 12. INTERFAX.RU — the captain of the catamaran, who on Monday collided with a barge on the Volga, was drunk, said Tuesday reporters the head of the INSTITUTION “Volgograd regional Bureau it is judicial-medical examination” Vyacheslav Barkanov.

“At this moment in the Volgograd regional Bureau of forensic medical examination received 11 phone Examined eight bodies have already made one judicial chemical examination. The captain of the ship detected a blood alcohol concentration of 2.17 ppm, which corresponds to average degree of intoxication,” he said.

Informed source informed “Interfax” that the identity of all 11 of the dead passengers of a private catamaran that collided with the barge on the Volga, installed. According to him, among them four men and seven women, including a minor girl.

Meanwhile, on Tuesday a press-service rostransnadzora reported that a catamaran collided with a barge in Volgograd, was not entitled to carry passengers. “According to preliminary information, the permission for the transportation of passengers was not. Life jackets were missing. The fact of the accident service are investigating,” — said the Agency.

As reported, 11 people died and five were saved as a result of collision of a catamaran with a barge on the Volga river in Volgograd last night.

On this fact the Southern investigative management on transport criminal case under part 3 of article 263 of the RF criminal code (violation of safety rules of movement of water transport, which entailed by negligence the death of two or more persons).

In connection with the tragedy in Volgograd canceled the celebration of Day of Russia.