According to preliminary data, June 5 Mercedes with MP Yevhen Morozenko and former governor of Dnepropetrovsk region Volodymyr Yatsuba and his wife, grossly violated traffic rules while turning into a main road, ZOV reports.
According to information obtained by Censor.NET Yatsuba was behind the wheel of the Mercedes - he drove out into the intersection and not yielding to Niva - hit it in the rear wheel which caused the car to flip.
According to Censor.NET, Yatsuba was drunk.
Niva's driver was taken to hospital with complaints of chest pains and dizziness.
The test confirmed substantial excess amount of alcohol in Yatsuba's blood.
The decision in this case will be made by the court.
Such offense is punishable by: a fine of 3400-5950 UAH or suspension of driver license for a period of one to two years, or 7 to 10 days in jail.
Volodymyrr Yatsuba is an ex-MP, ex-governor of Dnipropetrovsk, former Acting Minister of Regional Development and Construction in the government of Mykola Azarov and the government of Viktor Yanukovich, former chairman of the Sevastopol City State Administration. Yevhen Morozenko is a businessman and an MP with the Party of Regions.