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 Road accidents caused by severe weather claimed seven lives in half a day, - Infrastructure Minister Omelian

Seven people died in road traffic accidents that took place due to severe weather conditions in half a day.

Ukraine's Infrastructure Minister Volodymyr Omelian wrote on Facebook, Censor.NET reports.

"Seven people died over severe weather conditions and violations of traffic rules for half a day. The number of those injured is even greater," he said.

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The minister also called on the Ukrainians to refrain from making trips in the regions affected by heavy snowfalls, especially if a car had already been reequipped with summer tires.
   
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