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In Kuzbass two people were killed in an accident on the highway

Two people died in an accident on the highway R-255 "Siberia" in the Kemerovo region due to a frontal collision of the car with the truck after overtaking in a prohibited place, told RIA Novosti press-service gumvd in the region.

"A traffic accident occurred today at about 02.00 (22.00 GMT) on 334 kilometre of highway R-255 "Siberia" in the area turn to the village South-Oleksandrivka. At the scene left the crews of the traffic police and investigatory-operative group OMVD of Russia on the Kemerovo area. Previously it is established that 55-the summer driver of the Skoda Rapid, carrying out overtaking prohibitory traffic sign, left on a strip of oncoming traffic and made a head-on collision with the MAN car with trailer. After that, Skoda was thrown under the truck "MAZ" with the trailer, moving in the same direction. As a result of accident from the received traumas has died the driver of the car and its passengers", – reports the Agency.

Currently, the police establish all the circumstances of the incident a traffic accident. Being tested, the results of which will be decided in accordance with the law.

"One died immediately, the second – stage evacuation (to the clinic – ed.) died in the ambulance. Drivers of trucks were in a stressful condition, they were assisted on the spot", – told RIA Novosti press-Secretary of the regional center of medicine of catastrophes Anton Dugic.