Near Omsk overturned minibus: injured seven students

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Passenger van overturned in the Omsk region. Seven people were injured – all students, reports TASS. As specified on the website of the regional investigation Department of the RF IC, the victims have bruises and abrasions.

“According to preliminary reports, 41-year-old driver of the minibus GAS-33213 belonging to one of educational institutions of Omsk, in difficult weather conditions, lost control and allowed Congress in a ditch with the subsequent overturning. At the time of accident in salon there were seven
students,” the report says.

The accident happened on the 272-m km of motorway Omsk – Tara. Investigating authorities are checking. Preliminary cause of the accident referred to the difficult weather conditions in the region near zero, the sleet.

“MIR 24” is reminiscent of a terrible accident involving a van occurred on October 11 in Chuvashia. At collision of the bus with a truck killed 12 people, eight people were injured.