The interior Ministry said the number of dead and injured in a traffic accident in Kharkov

In the accident 5 people died, 6 injured

In the accident that occurred last night in Kharkiv, 5 people died, 6 were injured. This broadcast “112 Ukraine,” said Zoryan Shkiryak, adviser to the Minister of internal Affairs.

“Just now I spoke with the head of the Department of national police of Kharkiv region Oleg Behom which keeps the case under personal control. This case is taken on personal control of the Minister of internal Affairs and Chairman of national police, the attorney General. I can say that there are now 11 victims: 5 dead, underline, 5 dead, 2 people are in serious condition, one of them a pregnant woman who is permanently in a coma. Now doctors are fighting for her life”, – said the interior Ministry.

Note that the Director of the Department of communication of the Ministry of internal Affairs Artem Shevchenko also said that the number of deaths is 5. Earlier, Shevchenko reported 6 fatalities.

Also the Zoryan Shkiriak said that now held all the necessary investigative actions in respect of perpetrators of the accident:

“As for the perpetrators of this terrible tragedy, it now held all the necessary investigative actions, verified information from all the surveillance cameras. Most likely it will be two culprits and “Lexus” and “Touareg”, it’s in advance. As for the driver of “Lexus”, it was detained in order St. 208, and in the near future, the court shall elect a measure of restraint”.

“Concerning conducted the examination, I note that in the presence of the activists at the camera was again taken blood samples to send for re-examination for full beliefs about the possible content of her blood alcohol or drugs”, – said Shkiryak.

Advisor to the Minister of internal Affairs assured that the case would be investigated objectively.

“I can assure you that this matter will be investigated fairly and objectively, because monitoring and the public, and society, and journalists will not get any opportunity in some way in this situation to avoid an objective investigation”, – said Shkiryak.

Anton Gerashchenko, member of the Collegium of the Ministry of interior, in the air “112 Ukraine” reported that the girl had previously been fined three times for failing to comply with the rules of the road:

“I want to responsibly declare that no attempt no pressure, no attempts to close this case no permit. This girl, the court recognizes its guilty, received a sentence in the form of real imprisonment. For girls, the fact that she is 20 years old and that her dad is the owner is it does not save and does not solve the question that she must answer for what he claimed their actions over the life of five citizens. Next year police will start in Ukraine a system of automatic photo and video fixation traffic violations… it Turned out that this girl in two years of driving cars already have received three fines for running a red light, over speeding”, – said Gerashchenko.

Also in the interior Ministry added that Alyona Zaitseva is in custody.

“She (Alyona Zaitseva – ed.) is in prison, she detained as article 208 of the CCP. Within 72 hours, most likely it will be tomorrow, the court should be to choose a measure of restraint. It can be both the arrest and the arrest with bail, or house arrest”.

“At the moment, she cooperates with the investigation, she is in shock, said that they had not violated the traffic rules and drove at the green light. According to preliminary indications, the girl on “Lexus” ran a red light,” said Gerashchenko.

Also Gerashchenko added that the video footage can publish today.

On the question of the whereabouts of the driver of “Touareg”, the interior Ministry said

“He received injuries of moderate severity, will live. He also questioned the investigators.”

Also we now know that the girl who caused a car accident, half — sister lyustrirovannogo Deputy Prosecutor of the Cherkassk region Dmitry Zaitsev. About this in Facebook wrote press Secretary of the Prosecutor General Larisa Sargan.

“We now know that she (Alyona Zaitseva – ed.), half – sister of the former Deputy Prosecutor of the Cherkassk area times Pshonka Dmitry Zaitsev. Lyustrirovannogo. According to preliminary information, he wanted, he announced suspicion, and supposedly he is hiding in Moscow. This information will clarify in the morning. That is, to present the prosecution against the zero”, – wrote Gar.

Earlier it was reported that in Kharkov the car “Lexus” running the driver born in 1997, standing on a red light at high speed crashed into a car Volkswagen “Touareg”. The impact of the car “Lexus” dumped on the sidewalk of the street Sumy where at this time there were dozens of pedestrians. The drivers of both vehicles survived, they were taken for examination for the presence of alcohol or drugs.

Investigative bodies instituted criminal proceedings under part 3 St. 286 (violation of traffic safety or transport operation by persons who direct vehicles) of the criminal code of Ukraine.