Svalyava district: 2 people died, another 8 were injured in a road accident
Today, August 31, at 13:24, the rescue service of Transcarpathian region was reported that an accident had happened on the Kyiv-Chop highway near the village of Hankovytsya in Svalyava district. According to preliminary information, two minibuses Mercedes-Benz Sprinter collided. As a result of the accident, 2 people died, 8 were injured.
Rescuers of the 9th State Fire and Rescue Unit of Svalyava, using rescue equipment, released victims who were trapped by metal structures of the vehicles. In addition, rescuers freed the roadway of mutilated cars and washed away the remains of lubricants from the road.
The situation is under the personal supervision of the Chief of the State Emergencies Service of Ukraine Office in Transcarpathian region.
Detailed circumstances of the case will be reported later, the press service of the regional State Emergencies Service promised.
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