An accident with a bus near Tambov: the Prosecutor's office checks

the Prosecutor’s office began checking on the fact of a traffic accident in the Tambov region, where on Sunday morning, overturned in a ditch two long-distance bus. In the accident two people died and 15 were injured.

the Test was initiated by the Prosecutor of Zherdevsky district, Tambov oblast. The Agency checks compliance with the legislation on the implementation of passenger transportation, examines traffic conditions, determining which passenger company operated got in an accident a bus and to whom they belonged. Is established, whether there was a legal basis to carry passengers, observe whether the rules, as far as the buses were loaded.

the Accident occurred at 06:59 in Zherdevsky district of the Tambov region on the 566-kilometer route P22 Moscow — Volgograd. Two passenger bus travelling in the same direction on the route Moscow — Volgograd and Moscow — Saratov, in order to avoid collision left side, slid into a ditch and overturned, reminds TASS.

According to representatives of the press service of the regional Department of health, all the victims in an accident — passengers on the same bus. They are all taken to traumacenter in uvarovskiy district hospital. Four of the injured are in serious condition.

According to preliminary information, the cause of the accident was adverse weather conditions. On the territory of the Tambov region on March 22-23, projected precipitation in the form of snow, sleet and rain, places a Blizzard.