Bishkek, Aug. 29, 2017 / Kabar /. One woman was killed, another five were injured in an road accident in Penza region of Russia. All are citizens of Kyrgyzstan, the Embassy of the Kyrgyz Republic in Russia reported.
The Embassy sent a request to clarify the data of citizens of Kyrgyzstan for the subsequent search of relatives of the victims.
According to Russian media reports, a Mercedes Benz minibus driven by a 44-year-old Kyrgyz citizen and a Mercedes cargo van on Saturday afternoon collided on the 471th kilometer of the federal highway in Penza region, after which the minibus capsized on its side.
According to data of police of the region, as a result, the 36-year-old passenger of the minibus died, seven more, including a 17-year-old teenager, injured, five of them are hospitalized.
Police reported that the 44-year-old driver of the van and the minibus driver are citizens of Kyrgyzstan, they did not know each other before the accident.