According to preliminary information, Volkswagen car was moving at high speed from Pivdennyi bridge to Moskovska Square in the capital. The driver lost control of the car and hit a flyover with its right side. The hit tore the car into several separate parts; the engine went out and fell in 20 meters from the spot; car details were thrown around by 30 meters.
Two men aged 25-30 were killed in the crash, one of them - well-known car racer Taras Kolesnyk.
Police said they did not know at what speed the car crashed the bridge.
According to 112 Ukraine TV channel, causes of the crash are being investigated, speeding being the most probable cause. Several police units, experts, and investigators were operating on the scene in the morning.