Four cars of Valentina Matvienko's motorcade had accident in Switzerland
In cars there were attendants and the press. No one was injured. The motorcade continued to move along the route.
The Federation Council Speaker’s car missed the accident.
The accident occurred in the tunnel on the way from Zurich Airport to Bern, Interfax told. In cars there were attendants and the press, none of the passengers and the driver were not injured, the Federation Council stressed. The cause of the accident is still unknown.
According to authorities, the motorcade continued to move along the route. Cars were provided by the Swiss party, the Federation Council told.
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