In North Ossetia held a meeting of the operational headquarters EMERCOM in connection with a major accident on the highway “Caucasus”. As stated by the head of Department Alexander cornet, on behalf of the President of Russia Vladimir Putin of passengers of the crashed bus sent to Yerevan by plane.
photo: Mikhail Kovalev
“By decree of the President of Russia will be a dedicated transport for anyone wishing to move to Yerevan”, – quotes its TASS.
Road accident with participation of the Mercedes bus, travelling from Moscow to Yerevan, and Scania truck occurred early Friday morning. The bus was carrying 52 people. Five of the accident died.
According to Ministry of health of the Republic, now in hospitals there are five adults and four children. The remaining passengers were accommodated in the temporary accommodation in Beslan.
According to preliminary data, the culprit of the accident was the bus driver.