The bus heading from occupied Donetsk to Saint Petersburg got in the accident in Lipetsk Oblast, Russia. 39 citizens were on board, including a child, as the Emergency Ministry of Russia reported.
“In Yeletsk area, Lipetsk Oblast, the collision of a GAZelle car and a regular bus took place. The bus caught on fire after it,” the message said.
The car accident took place at the major highway Don. Preliminary, according to the rescuers, 39 passengers, including a child, were on the bus. Five people were injured; three of them were hospitalized with minor injuries; two people refused from the hospitalization. Other passengers were examined by the ambulance team at the site. The passengers of the bus will be housed in the hotel complex.
According to Russia24, five people were injured in the result of the car accident. Two people, the drivers, are in severe condition. The reasons for the car accident are to be determined.
Earlier, an accident with the participation of a Ukrainian occurred in the Polish city of Katowice. The culprit of the accident was a 52-year-old citizen of Ukraine. He was drunk and at high speed crashed into eight cars parked along the road. 2 ppm of alcohol were found in the blood of the man found.