The interior Ministry said on minibus caught in a traffic accident in Crimea

The minibus caught in a traffic accident in the Crimea, was taken by the carrier to hire, the documents he had, the press service of the MIA for the Republic.

Friday morning on the track "Tavrida" nine people were killed and nine were injured in the collision of a van with a truck. According to the preliminary version, the driver of the van, EN route from Krasnodar to Sevastopol, fell asleep at the wheel and crashed into the ahead going truck.

"The vehicle was taken to the carrier in the rent. Carried out transportation on request. Pre-installed, the license for transportation of the carrier a, and the travel permits without violations", - stated in the message of Ministry of internal Affairs.

The representative of Rostransnadzor said RIA Novosti that the carrier - an individual entrepreneur with a license, a contract of compulsory insurance.

The Ministry of transport of the Krasnodar region said that the license for transportation was issued in the Crimea.

"The bus belongs to natural persons residing in the territory of Krasnodar region. But for entrepreneurial activities and the transportation of passengers it is used an individual entrepreneur registered on the territory of the Republic of Crimea. This license and is included with this vehicle", - said the Agency in the Ministry, responding to a question.

The fact of the accident two criminal cases: on rendering services not meeting safety requirements, and violation of traffic rules and operation of vehicles, entailed on imprudence death of two or more persons.