Tour bus overturned in Leningrad region

A tourist bus returned to the Region of Leningrad

Ten people ended up in hospital after a tour bus returned to the Leningrad region , reports RIA Novosti.

The accident happened near the village of Verkhniye Mandrogi. At the time of the incident there were 45 people on the bus.

According to preliminary data, the driver & # 39; s loss of control on a slippery road could be the cause of the traffic incident.

Seven injured were taken to Podporozhskaya Hospital, three more were taken to Lodeynoye Pole medical facilities. There were no fatalities in the accident.

REN TV has released video of the scene showing the overturned bus.

Separately, seven children who were among the passengers on the bus that went into the ditch were not injured, a representative said. of the regional department of the Ministry of Emergency Situations of Russia.

Doctors and rescuers from the Russian Emergency Situations Ministry are working at the emergency site.

On the eve of radio Sputnik reported that a bus with children caught fire in the Stavropol Territory.

A tourist bus returned to the region from Leningrad


Five people injured after an accident with a minibus in Volgograd

Five people were injured after an accident with a minibus in Volgograd

In Volgograd, five people were injured in an accident involving a truck and a minibus, reports RIA Novosti with reference to the press service of the main regional directorate of the Ministry of Interior of Russia.

According to the department, at around 5 p.m. Moscow time on Sunday, a truck collided with a GAZel minibus in the city's Soviet district due to brake failure. After that the minibus was thrown aside, crashed into a power transmission pole and overturned.

According to preliminary police data, the driver and two passengers of the minibus were initially injured. Subsequently, the number of victims increased. “As a result of the accident, the driver of GAZelle and, previously, four passengers were injured: three women … and, according to the ambulance, another man,” police said, adding that this information is still being clarified.

The city's traffic police department left the scene.

Earlier, Sputnik radio reported that a tour bus returned to the Leningrad region.

Five people were injured after an accident with a minibus in Volgograd