In the Kaluga region opened a case after an accident with eight victims

© RIA Novosti / Natalia to Seliverstova in fotobanka. archival photoIn the Kaluga region opened a case after an accident with eight victims© RIA Novosti / Natalia to Seliverstova the image Bank

Criminal case initiated on the fact of road accident in Kaluga region, in which eight people died and another eight were injured, reported on the website of the regional Department of internal Affairs.

The accident occurred on Saturday at 230 kilometer of the highway M-3 «Ukraine» in the Kaluga region. Earlier it was reported that as a result of incident 8 people were killed, 6 were injured. According to updated information of the Ministry, wounds of various severity level have received 8 persons.

«On the given fact criminal case on signs of structure of the crime provided by part 5 of article 264 of the Criminal code of the Russian Federation «Violation of traffic rules and operation of vehicles», — stated in the message.

According to the regional Ministry of internal Affairs, the Ford Focus and Volkswagen Polo, moving in the same direction, collided on the highway M-3 «Ukraine». After this Ford was on the opposite lane, where it collided with a minibus Mercedes-Benz Sprinter, whereby the latter turned over. In addition, the Mercedes collided with a car Foton.