According to the Correspondent, the driver of Daewoo Nexia Dmitriy Gurtovoy lived in Cherkassy and worked as an inspector of Zhashkov subdivision of Executive Inspection of the State Penetentiary System of Ukraine. When he was driving out of a gas station on Kiev-Odessa highway he attempted to make an illegal U-turn, did not yield to the traffic on the main road, and caused an accident involving Mercedez-Benz GL 550, reports Cherkassy MVD.
The statement also notes that the driver of the Mercedes was one Sergey Gavrilenko, 34, unemployed, resident of Kiev.
The police has confirmed that Gavrilenko was not under the subtance influence at the moment of the accident. The experts are now examining the body of Gurtovoy who died in hospital. According to MVD, they found alcohol bottles in the car.