Law enforcement officers initiated an investigation of the accident that took place on the Kyiv-Chop highway in Zhytomyr region, as a result of which ten people died and the same number of people injured. The press office of the regional prosecutor’s office states.
‘Under the procedural direction of Zhytomyr region prosecutor’s office a pre-trial investigation initiated for the crash of a shuttle bus and a truck near Hlubochytsia village in Zhytomyr region,’ reads the message.
The group of prosecutors, the administration of the Directorate-General of the National Police, the investigative group, the Patrol Police and the rescue teams have been working at the scene.
The pre-trial investigation is initiated on violation of traffic safety regulations.
Reportedly, a shuttle bus and a truck crashed on the Kyiv-Chop highway near Zhytomyr region. As a result of the accident, ten people died and the same number of people injured. The Police claimed that a child and the driver of the bus are among the dead. The driver of the truck is giving testimony.