In the Kuzbass seven people were injured in an accident on the highway

Seven people were injured in an accident on the highway in the Kemerovo region during a frontal collision of two cars, the press service GU MVD in the Kemerovo region.

"A traffic accident occurred today at about 08.00 (04.00 GMT) on the 17th kilometer of the road Belovo – Konovalovo – Prokopevsk. On a scene immediately left the crews of the traffic police and investigatory-operative group OMVD of Russia on the Belovsky district. Previously it is established that 21-year-old driver of the car "Lada Priora" left on a strip of oncoming traffic where made a head-on collision with a Toyota Windom. As a result of accident injuries of varying severity were received by the drivers of both vehicles, three passenger cars and two passengers of "Lada", including 17-year-old girl," – the press-service of a police Central Board.

It is emphasized that the driver of a domestic car does not have the rights of management by vehicles. Currently, the police establish all the circumstances of the incident. Being tested, the results of which will be decided in accordance with the law.

In turn, the press service of the regional centre of medicine of accidents of RIA Novosti said that the accident site was working three ambulance crews.

"According to preliminary data, two of the injured are in serious condition, three in the state of moderate severity, currently, they continue to survey physicians, their condition is specified", – told RIA Novosti press-Secretary of the Center Anton Dugic.

In GU MVD in the region added that the two victims were sent to the medical facilities associated with transport.