In Uzhgorod district, a pedestrian was injured in an accident involving road patrol police officers – the prosecutor’s office initiated criminal proceeding
Uzhgorod prosecutors initiated criminal proceeding under Part 1 of Art. 286 of the Criminal Code of Ukraine (violation of traffic safety rules by a person driving a vehicle that caused medium grave bodily injury) over the accident, which happened near the village of Hlyboke in Uzhgorod district invloving officers of the road patrol National Police of Ukraine. Currently, it has been established that an officer of the road patrol police, driving a patrol car "Toyota Prius", moving from Uzhgorod to Mukachevo, lost control and hit a pedestrian who, according to witnesses, was walking on the right side of the curb. The 43-year-old victim of the accident was taken to the hospital with injuries (closed craniocerebral injury, bruised right shoulder). Currently the investigation continues.