Car escorting Governor Vladimir Sipyagin suspended for dangerous maneuvers
In addition, a version about the possible pressure on State Road Traffic Safety Inspectorate officers by passengers of the escorting car will be checked.
The MIA Directorate in the Vladimir region has decided to suspend from duty the Road Patrol Service crew, which was caught performing dangerous maneuvers on the highway M-11 on the road to Nizhny Novgorod. The day before, a video showing the Inspectorate’s car escorting Governor Vladimir Sipyagin almost provoking an accident appeared on VK.com. The video shows his car being jammed by a patrol car, an accompanying crossover with the license plate А 001 МР 333.
A service check was appointed to establish all circumstances of the incident. In addition, a version about possible pressure on State Road Traffic Safety Inspectorate officers by passengers of the escorting car will be checked. According to users, the car, which was accompanied by patrol, serves Governor of the Vladimir region, Vladimir Sipyagin. On that day, Sipyagin went on a working visit to Vyazniki. “Additional briefings have been conducted with the staff of the MIA State Road Traffic Safety Inspectorate Road Patrol Service, during which the need to strictly comply with the requirements for the duty in the implementation of escort of vehicles by patrol cars of the traffic police was stressed,” the regional MIA Directorate reports. The violators will face disciplinary action.