A significant accident around the unregulated railway crossing Krasnoperekopsk — Armyansk happened within the Crimea, about 11.45 on Sunday, April 8. As reported within the EMERCOM in the area, the train collided having a minibus Mercedes-Benz Sprinter in northern Crimea. After roughly two hrs following the incident, Deputy Minister of health from the Republic Nikolay Derkach stated that within the accident, five people died and the other 12 were hurt
“Five everyone was wiped out. Hospitalized seven passengers, only endured 12. Their condition until it seems.
One victim delivered to the Armenian, and also the rest in Krasnoperekopsk a healthcare facility,” — stated Nikolai Derkach RIA “Novosti”. Based on preliminary data just within the bus there have been 13 people.
Consequently, the mind from the Department of knowledge and pr from the Secretary of state for internal Matters from the Republic of Crimea Olga Kondrashova stated that one of the victims from the accident no children. Based on preliminary data, the train after striking the rails didn’t come lower.
As reported “Газете.Ru” within the press service from the Investigative Committee of Crimea around the fact of road accident has already been organized check up on the job inspectors, fire and save units of EMERCOM of Russia in Kazakhstan, and also the doctors.
The photos in the accident scene, you are able to realize that during the time of the accident it had been already light and visibility was good. The black bus was completely crushed the left side and also the right side is virtually not affected, that is confirmed by eyewitnesses in social systems.
“30 minutes ago I passed, there are plenty of cars, minibuses left side destroyed the right. There wasn’t any train,” — authored in social systems Ludmila Kapshuk.
Consequently, other witnesses provided information which the trains about this stretch, passing rarely, about two times each day, because of this, the motive force could not expect danger.
In situation you read the version that’s responsible within the accident the motive force from the bus, he’ll face liability under part 5 of article 264 from the Russian criminal code (breach of traffic rules or operation of vehicles, entailed on imprudence dying of several persons), the utmost penalty that is ten years jail time.
Additionally, responsibility will probably suffer and also the carrier.
Among the recent high-profile accident on the railway crossing required put on 17 Feb within the Leningrad region. On that day at 11.18 private passenger bus MAN, by which there have been 15 passengers, left on the railway crossing. This time around the move labored railway plate — they increased, out of the box completed in as soon as once the red signal illuminates, and also the bus was blocked right in the center of the tracks.
Public transit driver retrieved rapidly and were able to bring all of the passengers prior to the vehicle joined our prime-speed train “Swallow”, adopted in direction of Vyborg. However, a person in order to save people, did not have far to operate back. Within the finish, following the “Swallow” rammed the automobile, put him directly for the driver – a guy endured serious injuries. Even the bus hit the booth attendant on the go. More, based on traffic police, in road accident nobody endured. According GUP passazhiravtotrans, public transit was using the family to some ski resort “Puhtolova Mountain”.
As told “Газете.Ru” eyewitnesses, public transit driver was driving on “eco-friendly” signal, however, “there is a glitch, and also the gate closed on sides”.
“The motive force started to maneuver towards the crossing, once the crossing was open! So when he finished the passage moving, was blocked by anti-RAM device, he just had nowhere to visit! Bus travel, large size, was the oversized”, — authored in social systems among the witnesses named Alex.
“My mother rode that train, directly behind the motive force. And she or he stated the driver honked, along with the move something happened. Well, that without victims”, — authored in social systems among the users.
As later reported within the North-Western investigatory management on transport SK of Russia, after any sort of accident two criminal cases: under article “the negligence” and “violation of rules of safety of motion and operation of railway transport”.
Accidents on railway crossings in Russia are very frequently the most typical causes are actions of motorists of cars or buses, attempting to wear red.