More than 90 people are involved in eliminating accident consequences with six dead in Bashkiria
UFA, 15 July 2019. /Bashinform News Agency, Ksenia Kalinina/ translated by Tatiana Aksyutina/.
In Bashkortostan, as a result of a road accident that occurred near the village of Irnykshi, six people died, 21 people were taken to medical institutions, including two children. The press service of the Ministry of Emergency Situations (EMERCOM) of Bashkortostan reported the specified data.
“Eight people were hospitalized; one of them was a child. Thirteen people, including one minor, were released for outpatient treatment after the examination. The remaining passengers of the bus — 13 people — were taken to a temporary accommodation center. Now four people remain in the center, and nine have left home with relatives, ”the department explained.
Psychologists of EMERCOM RF are working with the victims and relatives.
27 units of equipment, 94 people are involved in the recovery operations. Besides, four special vehicles and 26 people from the Emergency Situations Ministry.
A hotline 248-12-84 is operating at EMERCOM RB.
According to bash.news, all passengers of the bus worked for the same company that dealt with cargo transportation. This weekend, the colleagues decided to go to Bashkiria for rafting in the Burzyan district.
As previously reported, on the evening of July 14, a passenger bus belonging to the transportation company Alteks Group of Companies transported passengers from Beloretsk to Naberezhnye Chelny. At the 61st km of the Ufa-Inzer-Beloretsk highway in the Arkhangelsk district of Bashkiria, the bus slipped down into a ditch and turned over.
The Ufa Interdistrict Investigation Division opened a criminal case on the fact of a fatal accident.
The accident was immediately reported to the head of Bashkiria, Radiy Khabirov. Relevant instructions were given to the republican and municipal bodies.
According to the head of the traffic police of Bashkiria Dinar Gilmutdinov, the driver claims that the bus overturned on a flat road due to heavy rain.
The course and results of the investigation of the criminal case are supervised by the Prosecutor’s Office RB and the central office of the Investigative Committee of Russia.