Moscow, Aug 6 : Six people were killed and seven others injured in a collision between a minibus and a car, in Russia’s Ryazan region on Tuesday, a local official said.
"A minibus collided with a car near the settlement of Pichkiryayevo in the Sasovo district of the Ryazan Region, killing six people, injuring seven more people, including a child," Sputnik quoted a spokesperson for the regional emergency services as saying.
According to the regional police department, the collision took place because the minibus crossed into the oncoming lane. The ill-fated minibus was heading towards Tajikistan. The passenger were the citizens of the Central Asian country, the report said.
A total of 12 people were in the minibus. Out of these, six died in the accident.(UNI)