ZAZ Lanos driver hit two men who were crossing the pedestrian crossing on the street in Dnipro. The police communications department of the Dnipropetrovsk region reported that.
According to law enforcement authorities, a traffic accident happened on January 24 at 23:12.
"The driver of the ZAZ Lanos automobile was moving along the roadway of Zavodskaya str., Dnipro, from the side of the Krasny Kamen railway in the direction of the center, where he hit two men at a pedestrian crossing," the message says.
As a result of the accident, both pedestrians died on the spot. On this fact, criminal proceedings were opened under Part 3 of Art. 286 of the Criminal Code (violation of traffic safety rules that caused the death of several persons).
The driver faces imprisonment for a term of five to ten years with deprivation of the right to drive vehicles for a term of up to three years.
As we reported before, on Tuesday, January 14, a passenger car crashed into a truck near the Polish town of Kołbiel, killing four people; two of them were Ukrainians.