Military Prosecutor's Office establishes circumstances of road safety regulations violation by the soldier from one of the military units which caused the death of several people in Lviv region. The press office of Military Prosecutor's Office of the western region of Ukraine claimed this.
It is established that senior lieutenant violated road safety regulations, swerved into oncoming traffic and bumped into the Ford Transit driven by a soldier around 2:30 PM on the way from Lviv to Sambir nearby Lapaivka village.
As a result of the accident, two passengers of Mazda died at the scene. The driver of the Mazda who caused the crash and the second passenger were taken the military hospital.
As of now, examination proceedings are undertaken. The guilt of the crash, the driver of the car was detained. Directorate-General of the National Police in Lviv region undertakes a pre-trial investigation in the criminal proceedings, and Military Prosecutor's Office of Lviv garrison undertakes procedural guidelines.
As previously reported, a van and a car bumped into each other in Lviv region – two persons dead. Three more including the driver of the van were hospitalized.