In the Russian Orthodox Church invited the couriers to unionize

Couriers of Internet-shops it is necessary to unite in the professional movement to name it after the courier Sergei Zakharov, who was killed in an accident involving actor Mikhail Yefremov, said the first Deputy head of the Synodal Department of the Moscow Patriarchate on relations of the Church with society and the media, a member of the Public chamber of the Russian Federation Alexander Shchipkov.

Commenting on the TV channel "Spas" the situation around Ephraim, he drew attention to the fact that a number of members of the public seeking to expose the actor "is not the culprit and the victim of the tragedy."

He acknowledged that today the work of the courier, especially in the context of a pandemic, "very important and very difficult, very difficult". "And pay them, as you guessed, very little", - said the Deputy head of the Synodal Department, noting that in this case expresses my personal opinion.

Efremov on the evening of 8 June on the Garden ring in Moscow behind the wheel of a Jeep Grand Cherokee drove into the oncoming lane and collided with "Lada", which driver, courier online-shop Sergey Zakharov, died from his injuries in the hospital. The Moscow Prosecutor's office stated that the actor at the time of the accident was in a condition of alcoholic or narcotic intoxication. Efremov is under house arrest, for traffic violations committed in a state of intoxication and entailed on imprudence death of the person, to it threatens imprisonment for the term from five till 12 years.

A few days after the accident Efremov recorded a video message and asked for forgiveness from the family Zakharov and promised help if the "accept". The artist said that the fair will be punished, and called their actions "unforgivable". The lawyer of the injured party Alexander Dobrovinsky has told RIA Novosti that Zakharov's family did not accept the apology of Ephraim and not accept his financial help.