Bus overturns near Novoazovsk, fatalities reported

February 06, 2020 18:23

Donetsk, Feb 6 – DAN. At least two people have been killed in a bus crash near Novoazovsk, Gorlovka town administration head Ivan Prikhodko said.

“The bus en route Gorlovka-Sevastopol overturned in the Novoazovsk area; two people were reportedly killed in the accident. Police and rescuers are working at the scene,” Prikhodko said.

The road accident occurred at around 16:30 as the bus was approaching the Novoazovsk customs point. It was carrying 29 people. A man and a pregnant woman were killed and another 11 people were injured in the crash, according to local authorities.

There were five children among the passengers, preliminary reports said.*jk