22 August 2016, Monday, 19:26
UFA, 22 August 2016. /Bashinform News Agency, Ksenia Kalinina/. Five people were killed in a traffic accident on the route Moscow — Ufa. The accident occurred in Pestrechinsky region on the 863rd-kilometer of M7 highway on August 22. It is reported by "Tatar-Inform" referring to the head of the press service of the EMERCOM of Russia in the Republic of Tatarstan Andrey Rodygin.
It was preliminary established that a Volvo passenger car drove into the oncoming lane, where it collided with a Scania truck.
According to the press service of the traffic police in Tatarstan, according to preliminary data, the Volvo driver fell asleep. All the victims were traveling in a car with Bashkir numbers. Details of the accident are being specified.