Scandalous Dagestan autoblogger hit and killed man, 19
The incident has outraged social network users.
Dagestan autoblogger Makhmud Imanaliyev, famous for videos with dangerous races in a customized Priora, has run down a 19-year-old young man in Makhachkala to death, Komsomolskaya Pravda reports. The incident has outraged the locals.
It is reported that the accident occurred late in the evening on Akushinskogo Avenue. Eyewitnesses say the hit threw the deceased 30 meters away, that is, the speed limit was exceeded at least twice.
The press service of the Ministry of Internal Affairs of Dagestan reported that Imanaliyev was still at large.
“Measures are being taken to apprehend the culprit. At this stage, we are confirming only the fact of a fatal accident,” said the official representative of the department, Gayana Gariyeva.
Makhmud Imanaliyev is known in Makhachkala as a “street rogue.” The blogger became famous for videos of aggressive driving violating all traffic rules. Local residents say that as soon as they saw Imanaliyev’s car with license plate A444KK, they tried to clear the road. He has 56,000 followers on Instagram.
After the accident, statements “Imanaliyev is a killer,” demands to detain the blogger and threats against him were spread on social networks.