Retired, shot down one of the cars of the President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko, took the blame. As has declared to the edition “Ukrainian time” the Minister of internal Affairs Arsen Avakov, an elderly man admitted in violation of the rules of the road. “He came to himself and confirmed that he broke the rules,” — said Avakov.
a Pensioner has already been operated on, his condition is mild.
the accident occurred at 11:45 (12:45 GMT) in Kiev at the intersection of streets shelkovichny and Institute. A traffic COP stopped traffic at the intersection, so that drove the motorcade. He missed the first car escort Poroshenko – a police car. At this time the road began to get a man. And its right in the crosswalk, was hit by a second car of the motorcade.
according to eyewitnesses, the elderly man tried to cross the road. Hit him the car was travelling at about 80 kilometres per hour. First aid to the downed man had a patrol, they called an ambulance.