© Photo : group Сheb.media in FacebookДТП involving a minibus with a truck in Chuvash Republic© Photo : group Сheb.media in Facebook
A truck driver drove into the oncoming lane and collided with a minibus, causing 12 people were killed, detained, told RIA Novosti head of Department of information and public relations of the Ministry of internal Affairs on the Chuvash Republic Oleg Asnin.
The collision of the truck with the van occurred in 19.10 on the highway M-7 in Cheboksary district of the village near the Big Karachury. In the accident, according to the latest MOE, 12 people were killed, 10 wounded. As explained by the RIA Novosti CRC of EMERCOM of Russia in the Cheboksary of the Republican clinical hospital delivered eight people.
«The truck driver is detained, will be detained,» — said Asnin. It is noted that at the scene are law enforcement officers.
«The reasons and circumstances of road accident are established. The investigative Department of the MIA for the Chuvash Republic initiated a criminal case under part 5 of article 264 of the criminal code «Violation of traffic rules and operation of vehicles», — stated in the message.