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Probe launched in Krasnoyarsk Territory in fatal road accident involving interurban bus

The Krasnoyarsk Territory Office of the Investigative committee has opened an investigation in production, storage of goods, execution of work or provision of services that do not meet safety requirements under Part 2, item “c” of Article 238 of the RF Criminal Code.

According to a preliminary version, on 29 November 2017, a 46-year-old driver of a PAZ 32054 bus owned by a sole proprietor with 19 passengers was moving along a road near the town of Lesosibirsk from the city of Krasnoyarsk to the town of Yeniseisk. He did not keep enough distance between vehicles and bumped into a KAMAZ truck that had stopped in front of the bus.

11 passengers of the bus were injured. A technical and traceological expert examinations have been ordered to find out the cause of the accident. Necessary investigative operations are underway to find out all the circumstances surrounding the accident. The investigation continues.