On Sakhalin on the route Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk - Okha, a serious accident occurred. 5 people were killed. According to preliminary data, the drivers of cars, 2 of er patient and a relative of one of them.
The tragedy happened at 8.20 am. According to preliminary data, the driver of the Hyundai truck was moving North on the highway Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk - Okha. He was facing another Peterbilt. As the police found out, the rear lights had not worked. Most likely, the truck driver simply did not see. The collision happened.
From blow Toyoty was thrown into the oncoming lane, where it crashed into the ambulance car. The mangled car was thrown to the curb. The ambulance caught fire. At this point in the er were 5 people: driver, 2 the patient, a relative of one of the patients and the nurse. Managed to survive only to the nurse. The driver of one truck died on the spot. The driver of the other truck were injured.
The head of the region ordered to assist the victims and relatives of those killed in the accident.
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