As reported by Censor.NET, this was announced by press office of the State Emergency Service of the Poltava region.
"On March 27 at around 5:40 p.m., at the 209th kilometer of Kyiv-Kharkiv motorway, near Voinykha village, a Mercedes Sprinter minibus, traveling from Luhansk to Kyiv, hit a DAF truck," the message reads.
As a result, five people were killed on spot - both drivers and three passengers of the minibus. Eight people were taking to Lubny district hospital, two of them children (aged 14 and 13).
"At 7 p.m. information from the hospital was received that three more people died from wounds. A unit of 18th State Fire Rescue department of Lubny is operating on the scene. Works on deblocking bodies of those killed are being conducted," the State Emergency Service said.
Ukrainian fighter Rostyslav Dobroshynskyi, killed by sniper in Novozvanivka, to be commemorated in Kamianets-Podilskyi today. PHOTO(0)