In the accident involving a minibus and a truck “MAZ” in Volgograd hospitalization was required in 15 people, four of them is estimated as heavy, reports TASS.
“Four in serious condition, three are in a state of trauma shock, the rest are average and satisfactory condition”, – said the chief doctor of the Volgograd hospital №7 Natalia Panina.
The most common type of injury – fractures of upper and lower extremities. One of the victims – the ruptured spleen, which caused internal bleeding.
The accident occurred at 19:30 (18:30 GMT). It is noted that the heavy-duty truck collided with a bus, causing it crashed into a pole. According to the driver, the vehicle brakes failed.