After the collision of vessels near Kerch opened a criminal case

© RIA Novosti / Sergey Mangalapura in fotomasterskie Strait. Archival photoAfter the collision of vessels near Kerch opened a criminal case© RIA Novosti / Sergey Mangalapura the image Bank

The investigating authorities opened a criminal case on the fact of death of two and injury of eight people as a result of collision of a boat with a boat in the waters of the Black sea near Kerch, the press service of the SSAC of the TFR in the Republic of Crimea.

«Investigative agencies of the Main investigation Department of the investigative Committee of the Russian Federation for Republic of Crimea brought criminal case on signs of structure of a crime… «violation of safety rules of movement and operation of sea transport, entailed on imprudence death of two and more persons», — stated in the message.

According to investigators, the collision of a boat «Solaris» boat «Stealth 007» has occurred in the approach to the waterfront of the city of Kerch. As a result of collision to the ship «Solaris» died two women, the passengers received injuries of varying severity.

The investigation also found that the skipper of the boat «Stealth 007» was in a state of alcoholic intoxication. He is detained, the question on election to it measures of restraint. The criminal investigation continues.

Earlier, a source in emergency services of the Republic told RIA Novosti that the collision between two small vessels in the Black sea near Kerch, two people were killed, three more hospitalized.

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