The car was torn in half from the impact: in the Rivne region, the spouses of pensioners died in an accident
On Thursday, March 9, a fatal accident occurred in the Rivne region. The car drove into the oncoming lane and collided with a truck.
The tragedy occurred at about 19:45 on the highway “Kyiv-Kovel-Yagodin” near the village of Rakytne. The accident killed two pensioners.
Details of fatal accident
At the scene of the incident, the investigator of the investigative department established that the driver of the VAZ-2101 car, a 72-year-old resident of Berdichev, moving in the direction of the city of Sarny, drove into the oncoming traffic lane.
After that, the passenger car driver collided with a DAF truck with a semi-trailer driven by a 36-year-old resident of the city of Korosten, Zhytomyr region.
The consequences of a fatal accident / Photo Rivne police
As a result of an accident, the VAZ driver and his 73-year-old wife received injuries incompatible with life. The truck driver was not injured in the accident and was sober, according to the results of the survey.
On this fact, the violation of traffic safety rules, which resulted in the death of two people, the investigator of the Investigation Department launched a pre-trial investigation under Part 3 of Article 286 of the Criminal Code of Ukraine.
Other terrible accidents
- On March 9, near the village of Novy Milyatyn in the Lviv region, the driver of a Skoda Fabia, a 43-year-old Lviv woman, lost control, drove into oncoming traffic and collided with a minibus. The driver of the passenger car and his passenger, a 14-year-old woman from Lvov, died on the spot from injuries received as a result of an accident.
- On the night of March 2, a Ukrainian family from the city of Kiliya in the Odessa region got into a traffic accident. As a result, a minor girl died.
- On the evening of March 4, in Belgorod-Dnestrovsky, in the Odessa region, an accident occurred involving a citizen who is a police officer. As you know, his passenger car Hyundai flew into the fence. According to preliminary information, the accident occurred because the driver lost control of the vehicle.
- A large-scale accident with victims recently occurred in the Lviv region near the village of Podbortsy. On February 26, 2 trucks and a passenger car collided there, as a result of which they were injured.