Thr information was reported by the party's Donetsk organization.
"The Donetsk oblast organization of the Party of Regions is deeply saddened by the untimely death of the deputy of Ukraine Oleksander V. Savchuk and expresses its heartfelt condolences to the family and friends of the deceased. Fond memories of him will always live in the hearts of his friends and colleagues," says the statement.
Savchuk was born August 6, 1954 in Belopolye, Sumy Oblast, Ukrainian SSR, USSR), he was an industrialist, president of JSC Azovmash, president of Azovmash basketball club, Verkhovna Rada deputy from the Party of Regions, the founder of Azovmash charity fund.
Savchuk was elected to the Parliament as a member of the Party of Regions in 2006. In 2007, he was re-elected to Parliament, where he was a member of the Committee on Transport and Communications.