As reported by Censor.NET citing UNIAN, Belarusian Healthcare Ministry's press service said that the accident occurred at the 54th kilometer of the P-98 Kamyanyets-Shereshevo-Svisloch highway at about 7 a.m. local time on May 13.
"According to preliminary reports, the driver of the Renault Master van collided with an Amkodor loader driven by a local resident. A passenger (born in 2005, a citizen of Ukraine) who was at a front passenger seat at that moment was killed in the collision. The State Automobile Inspectorate and investigators are working on the scene," the BelTA Telegraph Agency reported with reference to local traffic police.
The driver of the Renault Master is a Ukrainian, born in 1976. The teenager was from the Ukrainian city of Sumy, Sumy Regional Administration's youth and sports department told UNIAN. "A boy from Sumy died in that road accident. The mother has been informed. She is about to leave for Belarus," Head of the department Dmytro Lantushenko said. All victims were diagnosed with craniocerebral injuries of varying severity, as well as fractures and dislocations. One of the injured is in a critical condition and was put on a ventilator. They are now in Belarus' Kamyanyets district hospital, Brest region.