Near Irkutsk minibus with physicians involved in an accident

MOSCOW, November 23 — RIA Novosti. A traffic accident involving a minibus carrying 18 health workers, happened in the Irkutsk region, five people were injured, according to the website of the Moi in the region.

It is clarified that the accident occurred on Wednesday morning on the 16th kilometer of the Baikal tract.

“The Mercedes car under control of 23-year-old irkutski, made a tangential collision with a dump truck, and then was struck in the rear axle coming from the opposite direction, the Ford Transit minibus in which there were 18 passengers — employees of one of city medical institutions”,- stated in the message.

According to authorities, the accident killed two paramedics. Now on the scene are some crews of traffic police. The police organize the reverse traffic and assist emergency services. On this fact being tested, installed all the causes and circumstances of the incident.