Stavropol: United Russia party member runs over kid with elite SUV
Investigators have initiated a criminal case under Violation of Traffic Rules Resulting in Death by Negligence.
Ivan Kits, a deputy of the Duma of Neftekumsk urban district from the United Russia faction, is suspected of running over an 8-year-old boy with his SUV. This is reported on the website of the ICR in the Stavropol region.
According to investigators, in the evening of December 13, the MP driving a luxury SUV Toyota Land Cruiser Prado 150 run over a 8-year-old boy who was crossing the road in the village of Achikulak, Neftekumsky district of the Stavropol region. As a result, the child sustained a closed head injury and brain contusion. He died of his injuries on the spot.
Investigators have initiated a criminal case under Violation of Traffic Rules Resulting in Death by negligence. This article provides for up to five years in prison. At the moment, investigators are establishing the exact circumstances of the accident.
Ivan Kits is a member of the committee of the Stavropol Regional Duma for agrarian issues and is an active member of the United Russia faction. The parliamentarian also holds the post of general director in the agricultural firm Kits LLC.