In the Rostov region eight people were injured in the accident

© RIA Novosti / Natalia to Seliverstova in fotoreceptori ambulance. Archival photoIn the Rostov region eight people were injured in the accident© RIA Novosti / Natalia to Seliverstova the image Bank

Eight people, including a child, were injured in the collision of two cars in Millerovskiy district in the North of Rostov region, told RIA Novosti the representative of the press service of the regional interior Ministry cupola.

The accident occurred on the highway, Millerovo — Krivoi Rog.

«The driver born in 1971, driving a car Lada Granta, according to preliminary data, exceeded the speed limit, resulting in lost control and crossed into oncoming traffic where allowed collision with the counter car VAZ-21099 is running the driver born in 1997,» said the source.

The accident injured the driver and two passengers of the VAZ-21099 — men 1995 and 1998 year of birth. Also injured five people in the car Lada Granta (women 1967 and 1980 birth and two men: the driver born in 1971 and passenger born in 1964), and a child born in 2006.

The police carried out inspection and establish the circumstances of the incident.