Police arrested the drivers of the bus and truck involved in an accident in KHMAO

Полиция задержала водителей автобуса и грузовика, попавших в ДТП в ХМАО

Bus drivers and truck that got in an accident in KHMAO detained since they both have grossly violated the traffic rules and gave contradictory testimonies, the press service of the Investigative Committee.

As previously reported, on the route Tyumen — Khanty-Mansiysk collided with a bus, a truck and two cars. The accident killed 12 people, 11 of them children. The bus was carrying children team, which was returning from Khanty-Mansiysk to Nefteyugansk from the competition in sports acrobatics.

As noted by the SC, questioning of bus drivers and truck gave conflicting testimony about the location of machines in the time of the accident.

“However, it is established that the traffic rules were violated by the drivers of both vehicles. In this connection, the investigators made the decision on their detention under article 91 of the criminal procedure code”, — stated in the message.

It is noted that both drivers involved as suspects, the question on their arrest.