One person died as a result of an accident on the night of January 12, on the Druzhby Narodiv boulevard in Kyiv, four more were hospitalized. The press service of the State Emergencies Service of Ukraine.
"The emergency departments of the special fire department of the technical service detachment of the 8th State Fire and Rescue Unit were sent to the scene. As it turned out, as a result of a collision with a concrete pillar, the Honda Jazz car got upside down and immediately caught fire," reads the message.
There were five people in the car. Eyewitnesses to the incident helped four passengers get out of a burning car.
"At 3:19, firefighters extinguished the fire, released the clamped body of the male driver with a hydraulic tool and handed it to the police," the State Emergency Service reports.
As we reported, a large-scale road accident, in which five Ukrainians were injured, took place in Slovakia, in Tatra.
It occurred on the D1 motorway near Spišská Štorak, where 17 cars, two minibusses, and one bus collided.
According to preliminary information, provided by the portal, two people were injured at the scene of the accident. At the time of the accident, 41 people were in the vehicles.