ArmInfo. A terrible accident occurred on Monday night in the Ararat region. In the collision of "KamAZ" with a BMW car, three people were burned alive.
According to the Ministry of Emergency Situations of Armenia, on September 16 at 4: 01am the service <911> received a message that a fire accident occurred on the 59 km of the Yerevan-Meghri highway in the village of Surenavan in the Ararat region: there are victims, help is needed from rescuers.
Two combat crews of the fire and rescue detachment of the regional rescue department of the SS Ministry of Emergencies and the operational group of the regional rescue department left for the scene. The fire was localized at 4: 20 am, extinguished at 4: 46 am.
As the internet portal shamshyan.com reports with reference to eyewitnesses, the driver was returning from Iran, and his passengers were a mother and daughter, who lived in the village of Proshyan, Kotayk region.
<The fire spread within a few seconds, rescuers within two minutes reached the incident location, but could not do anything. After the fire was extinguished, we learned that 3 people were burned>, said the local people.
The driver and passenger of a "KamAZ" automobile (Razmik A., born in 1962 and Gevorg S., born in 1995) were hospitalized in the medical center of Ararat, where doctors rated the condition of the victims as satisfactory.
Rescuers removed from the car <BMW> the bodies of the dead driver Varos M., and passengers Kristine M (born in 1968), and Lusine M. (born in 1990).
A criminal case has been instituted on the fact of the accident on the grounds of part 3 of Article 242 (violation of the rules of the road and the operation of vehicles, resulting in the death of two or more people through negligence) of the Criminal Code of the Republic of Armenia.