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Irkutsk regional court sentenced to 15 years imprisonment 42-year-old local resident, who provoked a fatal accident to commit murder. About it reports a press-service of the regional Department of the Investigative Committee of Russia.
The convict will serve his sentence in a correctional colony of strict regime.
The man was found guilty under articles 105 of the criminal code (“Murder committed publicly dangerous method”), 111 of the criminal code of Russian Federation (“Deliberate causing of heavy harm to health”), 112 criminal code (“Intentional infliction of medium-gravity harm to health”) and 167 of the criminal code of Russian Federation (“Deliberate damage of property”).
As noted in the TFR, for the first time in Russian legal practice, a conviction for murder against the driver causing a fatal accident.
The consequence and court it is established that on 8 October 2018 on Mira street in Irkutsk the driver of the SUV Toyota Land Cruiser intentionally clipped the Kia, driven by a woman, result of passenger car has left on an oncoming lane, and there collided head on with Mitsubishi. The accident injured four people, including two children 8 and 12 years was urgently hospitalized with injuries of varying severity. 27-year-old man, who was driving the Mitsubishi, died in hospital the next day from his injuries.
Video of the accident and the testimony of her culprit published on the YouTube channel of the TFR.
The TFR in the Irkutsk region / YouTube
The footage shows a collision of vehicles. The man who drove the SUV, said that he clipped a car with a woman driving, and he decided in response to make the same manoeuvre, which ended in an accident.
After the accident, the perpetrator fled. The investigation had established the identity of the driver of the Toyota Land Cruiser, and he was arrested.
Video, photo All from Russia.