In the Kuzbass pensioner in a wheelchair died after being run over by cars

© RIA Novosti / Sergey Goneeverything in fotoreceptori DPS. Archival photoIn the Kuzbass pensioner in a wheelchair died after being run over by cars© RIA Novosti / Sergey Goneeverything the image Bank

Police in Yurginsky district of the Kemerovo region investigate the collision of a foreign car for the pensioner in a wheelchair who later died in hospital, informs on Thursday the regional Directorate of the interior Ministry.

According to authorities, the incident occurred on Wednesday afternoon on the second kilometer of the highway near the village Filonove Yurginsky district.

«The driver of the Hyundai Solaris car made arrival on the pedestrian, moving on the roadway in a wheelchair. As a result the victim 83-year-old man in serious condition was taken to hospital, from his injuries died», — stated in the message.

According to preliminary information, the man was moving in a wheelchair towards the traffic flow. According to the driver of a foreign car, 35-the summer local resident in the immediate vicinity, he suddenly turned under the wheels of the car.

In the circumstances of the incident investigated by the police. By results of check the decision will be made in accordance with the current legislation, the Ministry assured.

«Kuzbass police encourages drivers to be extremely attentive on road, to observe speed limits, distance, to avoid sharp maneuvers and braking, as well as to comply with the traffic signs regulations and requirements of the traffic police,» — said in the MIA.