EN route from Warsaw to Zaporozhye Volkswagen microbus overturned in the Poltava region, killing four people, two more are in intensive care, the press service of the regional police.
The accident occurred on Tuesday, February 19, at about 18:00 near the village Lush on 188 km of the highway Kiev-Kharkov.
“The Volkswagen minibus, moving towards Kharkov to Zaporozhye from Warsaw, lost control and made arrival on a metal chipper. As a result of collision the car has left the roadway and overturned,” – said in the message.
According to preliminary information, in the van were six people. In the accident three persons died on the spot, another died in the hospital. In addition, two persons, including the driver, are in intensive care.
At the scene works investigative team of the police. Militiamen establish the identity of the victims and the injured, investigating the circumstances and causes of accidents.
Upon road accident the criminal proceedings under part 3 of article 286 of the Criminal code of Ukraine (violation of rules of traffic safety or transport operation by persons which operate vehicles if they entailed death of several persons).