Two passengers were seriously injured.
On the night of Friday, the bus that was heading from Kiev to polish city Świnoujście had an accident in the village of Tur that is located in the Łódź Voivodeship of Poland.
According to tvn24, the wheel of the oncoming truck hit the windshield of the bus and the driver died on the spot.
The bus carrying 15 people slid into a ditch. Two passengers – a man and a woman – were injured.
According to preliminary data, the injured passengers are Ukrainians, Inspector Kshishtof Kotkovsky said
According to police, the truck driver was sober.
The exact causes of the tragic incident are being investigated.
Deputy Director of the Consular Service Department Vasily Kyrylych confirmed that on March 1, an accident with a bus occurred in the Tur area in Poland in which there were 15 citizens of Ukraine were involved.
The bus driver – also a citizen of Ukraine – was killed.
Two more citizens of Ukraine were hospitalized in the town of Poddębice. Now in the hospital, there is only one citizen with minor injuries. He can be discharged on Friday.
After the accident, an additional bus carrier was dispatched to Poland by the transportation company.