16 December 2009, Wednesday, 11:33

Two people die and 18 receive traumas on Republican highways every day

author: Elvira Latypova

Averagely two people die on the Republican roads every day and 18 receive different traumas and about 14 traffic accidents are registered in Bashkortostan daily.

According to information of Ministry of internal affairs RB 60 people have been killed in traffic accidents since the beginning of the year, including 22 kids, and 5848 people have been wounded (including 53 kids).

“The number of the deceased as a result of traffic accidents increased on the territory of 17 settlements and regions of Bashkortostan” – the deputy Minister of internal affairs RB Alexander Ovchinnikov reported in the course of the zone meeting in the town of Durtuli yesterday.