The Deputy asked about the objective investigation of accidents with Ephraim

The head of the Duma Committee on security and combating corruption Vasily Piskarev has told reporters that he had sent a request to the interior Ministry and the Prosecutor General on the need for an objective investigation of road accident with participation of the actor Mikhail Yefremov: it should not be susceptible to outside influence.

Earlier, the Chairman of the state Duma Vyacheslav Volodin has instructed the Committee to control the objective investigation of the incident.

"We respect the law and do not intend to interfere in the course of the investigation, however, within the framework of parliamentary control make sure that there was no attempt in any way to influence the investigation," - said the head of the Committee.

The MP stressed that Efremov, "regardless of his acting achievements and honors, should be under the Criminal code, the punishment for committing the accident, the culprit of which he was".

On Monday evening on the Garden ring Efremov driving a Jeep Grand Cherokee drove into the oncoming lane and collided with Lada. Driver — courier online store Sergei Zakharov was urgently hospitalized in the Institute Sklifosovsky, at five in the morning he died.

Examination showed that the actor at the time of the accident was drunk. In a criminal case Ephraim faces up to 12 years in prison. The defense told RIA Novosti, that immediately after the accident Yefremov confirmed the involvement in an accident, but legally the guilt of not yet acknowledged, this is done through questioning.