Artistic Director of Theater of satire, renowned actor Alexander Shirvindt had an accident for the first time in 70 years. This was stated by the Director of the theatre Mamed Agaev.

Earlier it was reported that town got in an accident in the Novgorod region. The accident occurred at one of the crossroads of Valdai. The actor behind the wheel of a Mitsubishi L200 didn’t give way and crashed into a Renault Sandero. As a result, the passenger "Reno" was taken to hospital with hand injuries. The artist and his companions medical help was not needed.

"Alexander A. (Shirvindt. — Approx. Ed.) was driving. He immediately got out of the car and went to "Reno". There went an old man with a family", — said Agayev "Moskovsky Komsomolets".

Director of Theatre of satire said that the driver recognized the actor.

"He said "the same Shirvindt. This is genius!" In the end, they broke the world," he said.

Agayev concluded that nothing serious had happened.