On Saturday, August 4, on 230 kilometers of the federal highway M-3 "Ukraine" in the Meshchovskom area of the Kaluga region, a serious accident occurred in the lens of the registrar, where eight people died.
The minibus Mercedes Sprinter overtook the truck and returned to its range. A few moments later, a Ford Focus passenger car crashed into it, collided with a Volkswagen Polo and flew to the oncoming lane.
The last participant of the accident was a loaded dump truck Foton, crashed into a minibus, turned it over and threw it outside the carriageway.
According to the press service of the Ministry of Internal Affairs of Russia in the Kaluga region, as a result of the incident eight people were killed, eight more - were injured and hospitalized.
According to RIA Novost and, among the dead - two Russians who were in the car Ford, the remaining victims of the accident - Moldovan citizens who moved to the Mercedes. Representatives of the country's diplomatic mission have already confirmed this information.
The police conduct a check on the fact of what happened.