In Vynogradiv district, a woman on a bicycle became the victim of a drunken driver
Vynogradiv police detained a 50-year-old man suspected of committing a road accident. As a result of the accident, the victim died in an ambulance vehicle. The investigation continues
Yesterday, November 5, about 21:00, the police received a report about a road accident on Kopanska street in Vynogradiv.
At the scene, officers of the Patrol Police and the investigation team found out that a 50-year-old resident of Vynogradiv, driver of a Mercedes Benz, had driven to the oncoming lane and hit a cyclist. As a result of the injuries, the 31-year-old resident of the village of Bukove died in an ambulance vehicles.
According to the results of the medical examination, the driver was driving in a state of alcohol intoxication.
A criminal proceeding was opened over the incident pursuant to Part 2 of Article 286 of the Criminal Code of Ukraine (Violation of the rules of road safety, which caused the death of the victim). The suspect was arrested in accordance with Article 208 of the CPC of Ukraine and put into a temporary detention facility, the Communications Department of the Transcarpathian regional police informs.
1 November 2018 15:43