The victims in the actor Mikhail Efremov, staged a fatal accident in the centre of Moscow, demanded to compensate the moral damage in the amount over 40 million rubles. This was reported by “Moskovsky Komsomolets”.

Several volumes of the criminal case will be soon sent to the Prosecutor for approval. The first materials familiarized the representatives of the victims, family members of the deceased Sergey Zakharov.

Clarifies that the intention to become the victim expressed a common-law wife Zakharova. Previously, they were recognized as wife, brother and two sons of the deceased.

Originally Efremov admitted his guilt and told about the readiness to pay compensation to the family of the deceased and to bear the punishment of the law. Subsequently, however, his lawyer Elman Pashayev said that the actor did not admit guilt in the incident and is ready to help families Zakharova reasons of goodwill — because the accident involved his car.

Ephraim was charged under part 4 of article 264 of the criminal code (“Violation of traffic rules, entailed on imprudence death of the person”). The maximum penalty is 12 years imprisonment.

The accident occurred on 8 June. Machine of Ephraim, who was in an alcohol intoxication, has left on an oncoming lane and crashed into a van whose driver, Sergey Zakharov, died in the hospital due to blood loss. The artist himself was not injured, he was sent under house arrest until August 9.