Censor.NET correspondent reports from the court room.
Zaitseva's mother refuses to answer questions by reporters on whose fault she thinks it is, what are conditions in which her daughter is held, and whether she contacted the families of the victims.
The only thing she said was "I am very sorry it happened."
Mother's reaction to the rest of the questions is either silence or refusal to comment.
Olena Zaitseva, 20, was brought to the court room. The suspect keeps crying and does not respond to reporters' questions.
Judge Svitlana Muratova
The court room is filled with people.
Earlier, the prosecutor's office of the Kharkiv region approved the indictment to 20-year-old local Olena Zaitseva for violation of traffic rules that led to the death of five people (part 3 article 286 of the Criminal Code of Ukraine).
As reported, at around 8:45 p.m. on Oct. 18, a Lexus crashed into a pedestrian crowd in Kharkiv, killing five on spot and wounding six people. The driver, a 20-year-old woman, has been detained.
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