Car plows into crowd in Kharkiv, Ukraine — several killed and wounded

Car plows into crowd in Kharkiv, Ukraine — several killed and wounded. According to first reports car plows into crowd in Kharkiv, Ukraine left at least 5 people killed and 6 others wounded.

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In the center of Kharkov, an SUV drove into a crowd of people. This was reported by the press service of the Kharkiv police.

“According to preliminary data, 11 people were injured: 5 people were killed, 6 were injured of varying severity,” the report said.

The accident occurred on October 18 at 20:45 on the street of Sumy. Previously, an SUV drove into a crowd of people. Event circumstances are set. The woman who was driving Lexus has already been detained.

Investigative bodies opened criminal proceedings under Part 3 of Art. 286 (violation of the rules of road safety or the operation of transport by persons managing vehicles) of the Criminal Code of Ukraine.

The sanction of the article provides for up to 10 years’ imprisonment.

According to the ATN website , two foreign cars – Lexus RX 350 and Volkswagen Touareg – collided. After the collision, an SUV departed from the roadway and crashed into a crowd of people – five people died on the spot, six were taken to the hospital.

According to preliminary data, five people died as a result of an accident. Another six people were injured in various degrees of severity.

The investigative task force is working on the site. Also, there is the leadership of the Kharkiv police. Event circumstances are set.

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