Car racer Taras Kolesnik died in a car accident in Saperno-Slobidska street in Kyiv, informed Head of Department of Communications of National Police in Kyiv Oksana Blyshchyn in an interview to “112 Ukraine”.
“The car accident took place at around 4-5 a.m. A car was driving at high speed, when it was skidded 100 to the right side. It bumped into a curbstone and then into two columns of the motorway. Currently, the police are interrogating witnesses”, - she informed.
A criminal case based on part 2 of article 286 (Violation of road traffic security measures or of exploitation of vehicles by persons, who drive the vehicles) of the Criminal Code of Ukraine.
On the site of the car accident, the police have established, that the Volkswagen skidded to the right after is has been driving at a very high speed. The car collided with a curbstone and two columns. As a result of the accident, the car was torn into three parts. The 32-year old driver and a 20-year old passenger died at the scene.