More than 15 children were injured in the accident in the Moscow region

More than 15 children were injured in the collision of a bus with students and cars in the Pushkin district near Moscow, said “the Tape.ru” a source in law enforcement bodies.

the Accident occurred in the Pushkin district of Moscow region on the highway A-107 (Small Moscow ring) in the landfill area Tsarevo. The first message was received at 16:35 GMT. According to preliminary data, the driver of the car drove into the oncoming lane and crashed into a school bus in which a group of pupils of the fifth, sixth and seventh grades were returning from trips home from Noginsk to Klin. From blow the bus has moved down in a ditch and turned over. The driver of the car died on the spot, injured at least 15 students, said the source.

In the main Department of internal Affairs across Moscow region the information about the accident confirmed, but said that the number of victims is specified.

“At the 68th kilometer of the highway A-107 MMK in the Pushkin district was a collision of cars VAZ-2108, registered in the Yaroslavl region, with the Volvo bus carrying a group of children from Noginsk to Klin. According to preliminary data, the bus at the time of the accident were about 40 children. The number of victims is specified. The driver of the car was killed,” — said the official representative of the Moscow Central Board of the Ministry of internal Affairs.

Official representative of Main investigatory management SKR across Moscow region Olga Brady said “the Tape.ru” that the accident started investigation verification. “To establish all the causes and circumstance of the incident on the scene left the investigators and criminologists of the Central Board”, she said.