A tragic automobile accident happed in the 42nd km of the Alat-Astara-Salyan automobile route, near Yenikand village, on Friday morning at 7.30am, a regional correspondent told Trend.
A micro-bus GAZEL with state mark 10 HD 340, crashed with a lorry KAMAZ with the state mark 15 BE 279.
6 people died in the scene of incident, while 6 passengers, including a driver of GAZEL, Elkhanov Elman, 40, with different injuries were rushed to the Salyan Central Hospital. The state of 3 passengers is heavy, while 4 mediumheavy.
As of initial suppositions, the negligence by a driver of GAZEL bus was the key reason causing the accident. A lawsuit was filed at the Salyan District Police Department and the investigation into the accident is underway.