The families of those killed in an accident with a bus in the Khabarovsk Territory will be paid 1 million rubles each, the victims – from 200 to 400 thousand rubles. This was announced on May 1 by the acting region’s Mikhail Dyagtyarev in his Telegram channel.
“The families of the victims will receive 1 million rubles each from the regional reserve fund. The wounded, depending on the severity of the injuries, – 200 and 400 thousand. But money is not the most important thing here. We will support these people in everything. And the causes of the accident will be thoroughly investigated, the perpetrators must be punished, ”wrote Diagtyarev after visiting the victims in the hospital.
Earlier on Saturday, it was reported that the authorities of the Khabarovsk Territory will introduce an inter-municipal emergency regime for payments to victims and families of those killed in a bus accident.
The accident occurred on the night of May 1, local time, at the 370th km of the A-376 Lidoga-Vanino federal highway.
According to the traffic police of the Khabarovsk Territory, girls aged 17 and 21, as well as a woman born in 1973, died.
Three people with the most severe injuries were taken to the second regional clinical hospital in Khabarovsk. One victim is in serious condition, she is currently in the intensive care unit of the Vanino Central District Hospital. In total, ten people were injured in the accident, including a child 5-6 years old.
The prosecutor’s office of the Khabarovsk Territory has begun an examination of the incident, during which the organization of the safety of passenger transportation will be assessed.