SK establishes the cause of death of the driver stuck in the Kuzbass bus

СК устанавливает причину смерти водителя застрявшего в Кузбассе автобуса

Investigatory management SK the Russian Federation across the Kemerovo region understands the incident with the drivers, one of whom died, the other ended up in the hospital after spending the night stuck on the regional highway bus, the press service of the Ministry.

According to authorities, the two buses of the stamp the GROOVE was carrying auto parts from Nizhny Novgorod to Yakutia. The night before one of them carried to the roadside in a snowbank, where it stuck. The drivers of the two buses struggled to push the vehicle, but failed and decided to spend the night in them on the highway in the Kemerovo region.

“In the morning the drivers of the second bus found colleagues in the cabin unconscious. 52-year-old man died on the spot, the second driver was hospitalized in one of hospitals. According to the preliminary version, the man’s death was caused by poisoning exhaust gases”, — stated in the message.

Experts to establish the cause of death of men and all the circumstances of the incident. As explained in the Department, poisoning with exhaust gases is slow: a person falls asleep, and then loses consciousness.

“It is very dangerous to stay in the car and put it on “warm”. Besides, I would like to draw the attention of drivers that in the Kemerovo region patrols are on duty lifeguards, traffic police, municipal services, on the information boards along the routes indicated by their phones. In such situations, or if you have any other difficulties, you need to turn to them for help instead of risking their lives,” commented RIA Novosti situation the senior assistant head of SUCK Russia in Kuzbass media relations Nadezhda Ananyeva.