Today morning, at 4:30 the Crisis Management Center of the Russian Ministry of Emergency Situations informed that the Moscow-Yerevan bus clashed with a truck on the 8th
km of Vladikavkaz-Beslan road. According to preliminary information, there were 52 passengers on board the bus.
Five people died and 27 passengers were injured. The injured passengers, including 4 children, were taken to different hospitals of Vladikavkaz. The state of one of the children is critical.
The experts who studied the scene of the accident noted that the crush took place on a well-lit road. The bus hit the truck parked on the roadside. There are no skid marks on the road, therefore it is possible that the driver fell asleep.