Two Pedestrians Being Twice Run Over in Belarus

24.11.2010 14:24

The town of Baranavichy in Belarus became the scene of a horrible traffic accident when two men, trying to cross the road at a forbidden location, were run over twice. As a result, both pedestrians died at once, the head of agitation and propaganda office of Brest Interior Affairs Department Natalia Sakharchuk reported.

The victims were crossing the road at Praletarskaya street. First they were hooked on by «Volkswagen» car; as a result the pedestrians were thrown into the oncoming lane, where they were run over by a minivan again. A criminal case was brought upon the fact,  investigation is underway, BelTA informs.

Brest voblast has fixed 201 injured and 55 killed, involving pedestrians, in the result of traffic accidents over eleven months of 2010. 125 out of 246 road accidents happened through the pedestrians’ fault.