In the Kemerovo region three people died in the accident

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Three people were killed and another was injured in an accident involving two passenger cars that occurred on the road in prokopyevsky district of Kemerovo region, have informed journalists on Friday in the regional cupola MIA.

According to authorities, the incident occurred on Thursday evening on 124-m kilometer of the highway «Leninsk-Kuznetsk — Novokuznetsk — Mezhdurechensk». Here has faced the car «Volga» and Chevrolet Aveo.

«According to preliminary data, the 64-year-old driver of the car «Volga», when performing overtaking not convinced of safety of maneuver, drove into oncoming traffic and collided with a Chevrolet», — reported in the interior Ministry.

As explained in Department, the accident killed the driver of «Volga», his 37-year-old passenger, as well as 23-year-old female driver of the Chevrolet. In addition, the hospital delivered 33-the summer passenger of a foreign car.

According to regional management of traffic police, since the beginning of the year, the region revealed more than 4.1 thousand violations of traffic rules related to leaving the lane of oncoming traffic.

«Kuzbass police encourages drivers to be extremely attentive on road, to observe speed limits, distance, to avoid sharp maneuvers and braking, as well as follow the instructions of traffic signs and requirements of employees of traffic police. Before performing any maneuver, including overtaking, you must ensure its security,» — said the interior Ministry.

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