Wednesday, 6 July, 2022

Road accident kills 4 in Kyrgyzstan

Road accident kills 4 in Kyrgyzstan

Four people were killed on Friday in a road accident when a passenger car and a truck collided in east Kyrgyzstan.

According to the traffic police, the driver of a Volkswagen Passat fell asleep, drove into the oncoming lane and collided with a Volvo truck. The driver and three passengers of the car were killed.

The accident occurred at about 05:40 local time (GMT 2340) on the Balykchy-Ananyevo-Karakol highway in the Issyk-Kul region, said the press service of the Main Directorate for Road Safety of the Ministry of Internal Affairs.

An investigation is underway.