It is reported that the driver and one of the passengers of Volkswagen died on the spot. Another two passengers of the car - a man and a woman, as well as the truck driver were hospitalized with injuries of varying severity. They are currently in the intensive care unit.
"The investigative team is working at the scene of the accident. The criminal proceedings were initiated into the accident under Part 2 of the Article 286 (violation of traffic rules and regulations) of the Criminal Code of Ukraine. All the circumstances and causes of the collision of the vehicles are being established," the statement reads.
Espresso.TV previously reported that one of the persons who died in the accident served as local police officer in Darnytsia district of Kyiv.