There was a traffic accident in Sumskaya oblast — 13 victims
Near Vyry village, Sumy region, was an accident: minibus collided in a passing train. The result of the accident is 12 people killed and 6 injured and currently hospitalized. In a taxi there were 18 people all.
The press service of Ukrzaliznytsia reports that the accident happened on a railway crossing, which was equipped with signal system. The taxi driver ignored the alarm and provoked a clash with the train.
The incident happened at about 3:00 p.m. at a railroad crossing at 23 km of Vyry – Komory route.
For the internal investigation of a traffic accident Commission of «Ukrzaliznytsia», headed by Sergei Bolobolin, its General Director, was sent.