Police officer runs over pedestrian in Ulyanovsk 

Police officer runs over pedestrian in Ulyanovsk

According to preliminary data, the car’s brakes might have failed.

In the Zasviyazhsk district of Ulyanovsk, a MIA special investigative agent has run over a pedestrian. This is reported by regional media referring to the Investigative Committee in the Ulyanovsk region.

The victim died on the spot. The person who caused the accident required hospitalization. He was taken to hospital with moderate injuries. Investigators have already initiated a criminal case under Violation of Traffic Rules Resulting in Death against him. In the near future, the court will decide on the preventive measure against the driver.

Witnesses say the car was swerving about. It is possible that its brakes might have failed, and the driver tried to avoid collision with an oncoming vehicle. Now investigators are questioning witnesses and establishing the circumstances surrounding the incident.

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Tags: Ministry of Internal Affairs Investigative Committee