Traffic Accident Kills 5 and Injures 14 in West of Azerbaijan

Other News Materials 23 October 2008 14:04 (UTC +04:00)

Azerbaijan, Kazakh, 23 October / Trend , corr. T.Zaur /The traffic accident in the Tovuz region of Azerbaijan killed five and injured 14 people on the same day.

On 22 October, three traffic accidents happened within two hours in Tovuz region, Oruj Amiraslanov, the chief in the Investigation Department of the Police Station in Tovuz, told Trend . The first accident took place on the Tovuz-Alibayli road as a result of the crash of VAZ-2106 with Mercedes-Benz cars. The driver of VAZ-2106, Rashid Jamalov, 60, and his wife, Sakina Jamalova, 57, died on the scene of the accident. The driver of Mercedes-Benz, Vugar Aliyev, was shifted to hospital. Later Aliyev died.

The second accident took place on the Baku-Kazakh road at 6:00pm on the Ashagi Ayibli village in Tovuz region. Two cars VAZ-21011 and Ford Tranzit micro buses clashed, which was driving from Georgia. As a result of the crash the driver of VAZ-21011 car, Abulfat Aliyev, 38, was seriously injured, passenger Ali Musayev, 43, died on the scene of the accident. Several passengers in Ford Tranzit were injured.

Another and the third accident took place on the Baku-Kazakh road at 6:30pm. The driver of VAZ-21099 car, Isoy Alaskarov, 26, runs over five foot-passengers. As a result of the accident Atash Guliyev, 13, died and others Anar Galandarov, Aykhan Ismayilov, Mirnemat Seidzade, Leyla Gulmammadova and the driver himself and the passenger Eshgin Huseynov, Natik Sultanov and Matlab Mammadov were shifted to hospital with different injures.

The drivers in the first and second accident were in a state of alcohol.

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