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The traffic police wanted to check Russian drivers on sobriety by a new method, which allows you a few seconds to determine a motorist in exhaled air alcohol or not. This was stated by the Deputy head of the Main Department on security of traffic of the Ministry of internal Affairs, the General-the major of police Alexander Bykov on air of radio station “Komsomolskaya Pravda”, RIA Novosti reported.
According to him, the new device is like a breathalyzer and will allow for 20-30 minutes to several test drivers for sobriety. “If [alcohol breath] we ask the driver to undergo full procedure of examination. If not, then no drafting legal documents allow him to continue driving” — said the Bulls. He stressed that the draft guidelines have already been sent to the Public chamber for discussion.
On the evening of 8 June, the people’s artist Mikhail Efremov made a drunken accident on the Garden ring in Moscow. He went into the oncoming lane and crashed into a van, whose driver died in hospital from loss of blood. Efremov was not injured. They breath the air was discovered to 2.1 per Milles of alcohol at admissible norm in 0.16 ppm. Later in his blood found traces of drugs. On the evening of 9 June, the Tagansky court of Moscow has sent to the actor under house arrest.
Earlier it became known that in the first half of 2019, the number of fatalities amounted to a total of 5498 people. Nearly 4 thousand people died from poisoning with alcohol. In Rosstat noted that the number of deaths in road accidents in the period decreased by 4.7 compared to last year, while from alcohol the Russians, on the contrary, began to die more often.
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