In Italy, in a traffic accident involving a tourist bus injuring at least 10 people. According to preliminary data, at least one person was killed.
Bus with the Russians turned over not far from Siena, at about 10 a.m. local time. As reported by RBC with reference to the Russian Embassy in Italy, the bus was carrying 60 people, ten of them were injured. Four people were taken to hospital in serious condition, four in moderate condition.
#22maggio 11:00, intervento dei #vigilidelfuoco in corso dalle 9:30 a Monteriggioni (SI) per un pullman uscito fuori strada sul Raccordo Autostradale 3, al km 7 in dir. Sud. Squadre al lavoro per soccorrere alcuni passeggeri incastrati nel mezzo pic.twitter.com/Lw5syOFc8U
— Vigili del Fuoco (@emergenzavvf) May 22, 2019
As reported TASS the press Secretary of the Russian Union of travel industry Irina Tyurina, the bus belonged to the Italian company of Europe Voyage, which works with several tour operators from Russia and the CIS. Tyurina added that the accident could not get Russians and Russian-speaking tourists from other countries.
How to write telegrams channel Mash with reference to the Italian media, in the crash killed 40-year-old woman who was the leader of a tour group. Accurate information about her citizenship there.
Video from the scene of the tragedy shows that the bus went off the road on a straight section of the highway, overturned and struck a tree. According to journalists, the driver was not intoxicated.
The traffic on the highway Siena — Firenze is temporarily closed. Rescuers continue to raise the bus using special equipment.